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Killer Whale (orcinus orca) is an animal of the mammal type. It inhabits ocean and coastal waters worldwide. The animal weights about 6,804-8,618kg (15,000-19,000lbs) and average life span is 50-60 years. Human, larger sharks predators are dangerous for killer whales. Look up the table below for more information.

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Facts about killer whales
NameKiller Whale
Average Litter Size1
GenusOrcinus
ColourBlack, white
PredatorsHuman, larger sharks
HabitatOcean and coastal waters worldwide
FamilyDelphinidae
TypeMammal
Scientific NameOrcinus orca
KingdomAnimalia
Conservation StatusEndangered
PhylumChordata
Weight6,804-8,618kg (15,000-19,000lbs)
Life Span50-60 years
LifestylePod
Skin TypeSmooth
DietCarnivore
Top Speed45km/h (30mph)
ClassMammalia
OrderCetacea
Main PreySeal, fish, squid
Size5-8m (16-26ft)
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Description Orca pictures. Dwarf Orca Miniature Killer Whales Frequently Asked Questions
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Heigh 691 pixels
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