The Two Main Types of Whales

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There are more than 80 known types of whales, or Cetacea, which are classified into two major groups: toothed whales and baleen whales. Although they are all known as whales, they have great physical and dietary differences between them as discussed below. Baleen Whales Baleen whales are normally larger compared…

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Types of Dolphins That You Didn’t Know Were Dolphins

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Dolphins are popular among humans and for good reasons. They are adorable, friendly and very smart. So you think you know everything about dolphins huh? You probably know already that they are mammals and not fish. But when we hear the word dolphins, the picture that usually comes to mind…

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Bottlenose Dolphin Facts

Bottlenose Dolphin Facts

The bottlenose dolphin, like the one who played Flipper, is by far the most common species of dolphins and one of the most loved marine mammals, especially by children, thanks to their high intelligence and altruism and their beautiful, affectionate and gentle nature. The animal star of 1964 and 1995…

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