Globicephala Melaena

June 1960
New Yorker;6/4/1960, Vol. 36 Issue 16, p34
The article focuses on a female pilot whale that was recently washed up on the strand of Coney Island and has been put into protective custody by the New York Aquarium in New York City. The whale measures twelve feet long and weighs about twelve hundred pounds. The whale is a member of species Globicephala Melaena. Such a type of whale live exclusively on squid and sometimes do not feed in captivity.


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