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Giant fishes, whales, and dolphins

J. R. Norman

Giant fishes, whales, and dolphins

by J. R. Norman

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Published by Putnam in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fishes.,
  • Whales.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby J. R. Norman and F. C. Fraser, and illus. by W. P. C. Tenison.
    ContributionsFraser, F. C.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL615 .N58 1948
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxii, 376 p.
    Number of Pages376
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6056546M
    LC Control Number49027271
    OCLC/WorldCa1488988

    12 whales and dolphins decorate these: Blue, Orca Killer, Humpback, Minke, Pilot, and Gray whales, Pink Boto, Bottlenose, Fraser's,Spotted, dolphins, Narwhal, and Harbor Porpoise. Blue Whale Blue whales are the biggest animal on the planet and the ocean's giant. By Kristen Rogers, CNN Dolphins may seem cute and friendly, but the largest member of the dolphin family is actually none other than the ultimate hunter of the sea — the killer whale, also.

    Aug 1, - Images of dolphins and whales. See more ideas about Dolphin images, Dolphins, Whale pins. This delightful field guide features full-color photographs of marine and freshwater fishes, 30 photographs and 45 paintings of whales, dolphins, and porpoises, and 24 pictures of freshwater and saltwater habitats. species are described in detailed written accounts-with information on measurements; body shape and color; scales, fins, and gills; habitat; range; and behavior-and

    Among the species he described were dolphins, orcas, and baleen whales, noting that “the [whale] has no teeth but does have hair that resemble hog bristle” (HA b). Thus, he was the first to separate whales and dolphins from fish. Baleen whales are generally huge; the largest is the biggest creature to have ever lived on Earth- the blue whales are aptly nick-named the ‘great whales’ yet they survive on the teeniest (and most abundant) animals in the ocean; they are filter feeding specialists and target shoals of small fish or clouds of zooplankton and krill in the sea.


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