Humpback Whale

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The humpback whale, Megaptera novaeangliae, is perhaps one of the most recognizable and popular whales among the public simply due to its easier accessibility as they migrates to coastal waters, and of course, its spectacular breaching behavior.

The humpback whale is a baleen whale which has brush or bristle like plates in their mouth for filter-feeding food instead of teeth. One of the larger rorqual species, adults range in length from 40-50 ft (12-16 meters) and weigh...
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