What Do Whales Eat?

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Whales are widely classed as predators, but their food ranges from microscopic plankton to very large fish.
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Penguins only live in the Southern Hemisphere. The can be found on the coasts of Antarctica, New Zealand, Australia, South Africa, South America and the Galapagos Islands. Orcas live
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Nothing unless the whale's already dead. Then some scavenger fish or crabs might feast off of the carcass. Various types of shark are known to follow pods, hoping for a slow calf,
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squid krill or planton
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The beluga is a slow swimmer that feeds mainly on fish. It also eats cephalopods (squid and octopus) and crustaceans (crab and shrimp) Foraging on the seabed typically takes place
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Whales eat plankton, fish, squid, and crustaceans.
Whales usually eat schools of fish. They inhale really big and the schools of fish get sucked into the mouth of the fish. They can eat more than one school of fish in one sitting.
There are several types of whales. The Blue whale's diet consists of fish and Krill. The Gray whale eats from the bottom of the water on crabs, worms and shellfish.
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