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Killer Whales are mammals that lead a pod life. Sometimes killer whales are called orcinus orca, this is a scientific name for the animal. 45km/h (30mph) - the speed with which cats can run. The mammals usually live for 50-60 years. The usual weight of orcinus orca is 6,804-8,618kg (15,000-19,000lbs). 5-8m (16-26ft) is a size of a killer whale.

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