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The Chilean Dolphin is known by what dark name?

July 18, 2017

The Chilean Dolphin (Cephalorhynchus eutropia) is also known as the Black Dolphin. It earned the name Black Dolphin because the freshwater dolphin was never found by scientists alive. Instead, researchers were left to study only […]

Which is the fastest whale?

July 18, 2017

Able to reach speeds of 35 mph (56 kmh), both the Sei Whale and the Fin Whale can claim to be the fastest whales in the water. Neither of them can sustain this speed for […]

Which whale is named for pollock?

July 13, 2017

Found in the subpolar and subtropical waters of the Atlantic, Pacific and Indian Oceans, the Sei Whale gets its name from the Norwegians, who named it for the pollock (“seje”) fish that the whalers often […]

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