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examples of marine mammals [3]click to hear

Marine mammals: many actively hunted species (more than 110 out of 116) are protected or are subject to hunting restrictions.
examples of marine mammals [3] humpback whale sperm whale northern right whale

humpback whale click to hear

Widespread marine mammal with a mouth lined with corneous plates (baleen) and numerous longitudinal grooves on its throat.

sperm whale click to hear

Mammal found in tropical and subtropical waters reaching up to 65 feet in length; hunted mainly for its meat and blubber, it is now a protected species.

northern right whale click to hear

Marine mammal that can reach 100 feet in length and with a mouth lined with corneous plates (baleen); it was previously hunted especially for its oil and meat.