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Killer Whale is a mammal that traditionally lives in ocean and coastal waters worldwide. It has a smooth covering and is able to run up to 45km/h (30mph). Killer Whale which scientific name is orcinus orca is 5-8m (16-26ft) and weights 6,804-8,618kg (15,000-19,000lbs). Life duration is usually 50-60 years in a pod lifestyle. Favourite food: seal, fish, squid

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Facts about killer whales
NameKiller Whale
Main PreySeal, fish, squid
Top Speed45km/h (30mph)
Conservation StatusEndangered
LifestylePod
FamilyDelphinidae
GenusOrcinus
Average Litter Size1
ColourBlack, white
PredatorsHuman, larger sharks
OrderCetacea
Weight6,804-8,618kg (15,000-19,000lbs)
Scientific NameOrcinus orca
Skin TypeSmooth
HabitatOcean and coastal waters worldwide
Size5-8m (16-26ft)
PhylumChordata
Life Span50-60 years
KingdomAnimalia
ClassMammalia
TypeMammal
DietCarnivore
Image Details
Description Whales pictures. Humpback Whale (Megaptera novaeangliae)
Width 2052 pixels
Heigh 1296 pixels
File type JPG
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