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The humpback whale (Megaptera novaeangliae) is a species of baleen whale. One of the .... The head and lower jaw are covered with knobs called tubercles, which are hair follicles, and are characteri...

Humpback Whale | American Cetacean Society


The shape and color pattern on the humpback whale's dorsal fin and flukes (tail) are as individual in each animal as ... Humpback Whale Surface Characteristics

Humpback Whale Facts - Sea Shepherd Conservation Society


Humpback Whale Facts. Taxonomy. Class: mammalia. Order: cetacea. Suborder: mysteceti (which means “moustached” in greek by the way and all are baleen ...

Humpback Whale Facts


Another characteristic that is unique to baleen whales such as the humpback is the presence of two blowholes which are located on top of its head.

Humpback Whales Distinctive Features - Conscious Breath ...


The humpback whale has several distinctive features which set it apart from other species of whales. They derive their common name, humpback, from the ...

10 Facts About Humpback Whales - BigAnimals Expeditions


Nov 11, 2011 ... The US Coast Guard isn't saying for sure, but there are many reports of more humpbacks coming closer to shore than ever. Some whale ...

Whale Facts - Whale One


Humpback Whales are now protected from commercial whaling in Australia. However, off the ... Each whale has different characteristics, just like our fingerprints!

Humpback Whale - NOAA Fisheries - National Oceanic and ...


**NOAA Fisheries proposes to revise the ESA listing for the humpback whale to identify 14 Distinct Population Segments (DPS), list 2 as threatened and 2 as ...

Humpback whale | WWF


Humpbacks are mainly black or grey with white undersides to their flukes, flippers and bellies. They are 15m long. One of the most noticeable characteristics of ...

HUMPBACK WHALE - Enchanted Learning


The humpback whale (Megaptera novaeangliae) is a baleen whale and a rorqual whale that sings amazing and beautiful songs. It performs complex and ...

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Learn all you wanted to know about humpback whales with pictures, videos, photos, facts, and news from National Geographic.

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May 15, 2012 ... The humpback whale is one of the most easily recognized whale species. Reaching between 40 and 50 feet in length, a humpback whale can ...

Humpback whale video - Megaptera novaeangliae - 01 | ARKive


Humpback whale - physical appearance - View incredible Humpback whale videos - Megaptera novaeangliae - on ARKive.