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Blue Whale which scientific name is balsenoptera musculus is 25m - 30m (82.5ft - 100ft). Blue Whale usually inhabits polar and subtropical waters. It has a smooth skin type. The diet is carnivore. The maximum speed it can reach is 20kph (13mph). The life span is 30 - 45 years. The average weight is 100tonnes - 160tonnes (220,000lbs - 352,000lbs).

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Facts about blue whales
NameBlue Whale
ColourGrey, blue, white, black
PhylumChordata
OrderCetacea
ClassMammalia
Conservation StatusEndangered
LifestyleDiurnal
PredatorsHumans, killer whale pods
Weight100tonnes - 160tonnes (220,000lbs - 352,000lbs)
KingdomAnimalia
Common NameBlue whale
Top Speed20kph (13mph)
Skin TypeSmooth
Scientific NameBalsenoptera musculus
HabitatPolar and subtropical waters
GroupMammal
Size (L)25m - 30m (82.5ft - 100ft)
Life Span30 - 45 years
GenusBalaenoptera
DietCarnivore
PreyKrill, crustaceans, small fish
FamilyBalaenopteridae
Average Litter Size1
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Description Printable pictures of blue whales. Blue Whales Facts For Kids
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