Whales By: Maritza Diaz, Korie Vicknair & Amanda Hawxhurst
Classification  <ul><li>Kingdom: Animalia  </li></ul><ul><li>Phylum: Chordata </li></ul><ul><li>Class: Mammalia  </li></ul...
A is for abilities <ul><li>Whales have the ability to use echolocation while hunting and communicating with other whales. ...
B is for Bottle Nose Dolphin <ul><li>The Bottle Nose Dolphin is the toothed whale that is most seen in aquatic parts. </li...
C is for Calf <ul><li>Baby whales and dolphins are usually called calves. </li></ul>http://zooborns.typepad.com/photos/unc...
E is for Eyes <ul><li>All whales and dolphins have a clear jelly like substance in their eyes to protect them from becomin...
F is for Fin Whale <ul><li>A Fin Whale is the second largest whale that feeds on small crabs and small pelagic fish. </li>...
J is for Jaws <ul><li>Dolphins and toothed whales use their powerful jaws to eat large fish and tough crabs or shell fish....
K is for Krill <ul><li>Krill is eaten by a whale’s broom-like bristles instead of teeth and is sucked not chewed. </li></u...
L is for Lungs <ul><li>Whales and Dolphins are mammals, which means they have lungs to breathe through instead of gills. <...
O is for Ocean Canyons <ul><li>Most whales live in ocean canyons to keep away from dangerous predators such as sharks and ...
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Whales 3.26.10

  1. 1. Whales By: Maritza Diaz, Korie Vicknair & Amanda Hawxhurst
  2. 2. Classification <ul><li>Kingdom: Animalia </li></ul><ul><li>Phylum: Chordata </li></ul><ul><li>Class: Mammalia </li></ul><ul><li>Order: Cetacea </li></ul><ul><li>Family: Delphinidae </li></ul><ul><li>Genus: Orcinus </li></ul><ul><li>Species: whale </li></ul>
  3. 3. A is for abilities <ul><li>Whales have the ability to use echolocation while hunting and communicating with other whales. </li></ul>
  4. 4. B is for Bottle Nose Dolphin <ul><li>The Bottle Nose Dolphin is the toothed whale that is most seen in aquatic parts. </li></ul>http://static.desktopnexus.com/wallpapers/12759-bigthumbnail.jpg
  5. 5. C is for Calf <ul><li>Baby whales and dolphins are usually called calves. </li></ul>http://zooborns.typepad.com/photos/uncategorized/2008/10/14/baby_beluga2.jpg
  6. 6. E is for Eyes <ul><li>All whales and dolphins have a clear jelly like substance in their eyes to protect them from becoming eye lenses from becoming irritated. </li></ul>http://www.treehugger.com/20090304-life-sized-blue-whale-eye.jpg
  7. 7. F is for Fin Whale <ul><li>A Fin Whale is the second largest whale that feeds on small crabs and small pelagic fish. </li></ul>http://www.treehugger.com/20090304-life-sized-blue-whale-eye.jpg
  8. 8. J is for Jaws <ul><li>Dolphins and toothed whales use their powerful jaws to eat large fish and tough crabs or shell fish. </li></ul>
  9. 9. K is for Krill <ul><li>Krill is eaten by a whale’s broom-like bristles instead of teeth and is sucked not chewed. </li></ul>http://www.wbur.org/special/antarctica/photogallery/krill/images/3.jpg
  10. 10. L is for Lungs <ul><li>Whales and Dolphins are mammals, which means they have lungs to breathe through instead of gills. </li></ul>
  11. 11. O is for Ocean Canyons <ul><li>Most whales live in ocean canyons to keep away from dangerous predators such as sharks and whale hunters. </li></ul>http://www.whoi.edu/cms/images/oceanus/map_550_61871.gif

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