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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 characteristic of the species. The fluked tail, which  ...

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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.

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Learn about the massive migrations of these threatened marine mammals. Hear the humpback's haunting song.

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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 ...

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Sep 4, 2016 ... Humpback whales are smart, as well as vocal! Each population communicates through its own dialect, and sings its own whale song.

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(Borowski, 1781) - Humpback whale. Distinctive Characteristics The humpback whale differs substantially from the general rorqual body plan. The body is more ...

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

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Humpback whale. Identifying Humpback Whales—Physical Characteristics. Adult males measure 40–48 feet (12.2–14.6 meters) and adult females measure ...

www.nmfs.noaa.gov/pr/pdfs/education/kids_times_whale_humpback.pdf

How did the humpback whale get its name? The humpback whale gets its name from fact that the dorsal fin sits on a large “hump” on the back, which is ...