Cetaceans (whales, dolphins and porpoises)

Cetaceans (whales, dolphins and porpoises) are perhaps the most majestic animals on planet earth. They are still shrouded in mystery! But we can learn so much from them. This episode covers the cetacean families, anatomy, reproduction as well as the vital roles they have in the environment and lastly the threats they face today and what you can do to help. Have you ever been confused about cetaceans? and wondered if an orca is a whale or a dolphin? We have made it nice and simple for you! find out how many families there are and who belongs where. We love whales, dolphins and porpoises 🙂 They are such amazing animals! learn about them with us! you won’t be disappointed.

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Attributions for video

Pygmy killer whale image https://us.whales.org/whales-dolphins/species-guide/pygmy-killer-whale/

False killer whale https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Pseudoorca_Crassidens_-_False_Killer_Whale.jpg Melon headed whale “Peponocephala electra” by AlexandreRoux01 is licensed under CC BY-NC-SA 2.0

Long-finned pilot whale “Globicephala melas” by AlexandreRoux01 is licensed under CC BY-NC-SA 2.0 “Long-finned pilot whales” by Victoria Hoete-Dodd is licensed under CC BY-NC-ND 2.0 Short-finned pilot whale By Foto: Martina Nolte, Lizenz: Creative Commons by-sa-3.0 de, CC BY-SA 3.0 de,

https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=18553895 Amazon river dolphin

https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Platanista_gangetica_noaa.jpg Toothed whale blowhole

https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Bottlenose_Dolphin_Blowhole.jpg Blowhole diagram

https://oceansyrup.com/inside-whales-blowhole/ Sleeping sperm whales

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jCMk1ycGJ9Q&t=97s Sleeping humpback whale

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=efF8oyRHQdo Dolphins sleeping

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NltCFWytMqA Ear diagram

https://cen.acs.org/articles/91/i39/Earwax-Tells-Whale-Story.html Credit: Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA

Dolphins – bond https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X33tTzSscDk First breath- sperm whales

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Im6K7Z6deCg Nursing https://www.youtube.com/watch?

v=Ujm2x5IXXlE Birth – beluga https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QMIjmLx10U8 Dolphin birth

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6jCJiO75pxo Sperm whale pod

https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Sperm_whale_pod.jpg Dolphin anatomy

https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Dolphin_Anatomy.svg Whale icon Icons made by <a

href=”https://www.flaticon.com/authors/good-ware&#8221; title=”Good Ware”>Good Ware</a> from <a href=”https://www.flaticon.com/&#8221; title=”Flaticon”> http://www.flaticon.com</a&gt; Dolphin icon Icons made by <a href=”https://www.flaticon.com/authors/freepik&#8221; title=”Freepik”>Freepik</a> from <a href=”https://www.flaticon.com/&#8221; title=”Flaticon”> http://www.flaticon.com</a&gt; Orca jumping “DSC_0446” by heymeadow is licensed under CC BY-NC 2.0 Melon

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Kogia_breviceps_sagittal_%2B_coronal.svg#file Cetacea

https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Cetaceans.svg Melon – sound production

https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Toothed_whale_sound_production.png Dolphin chase

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=28gX_eeXd-Q Baleen plates “Baleen Humpback Whale” by

flythebirdpath > > > is licensed under CC BY-NC 2.0 Humpback whales communicate

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X2OFwi5cRdg Bowhead whale “Mother and calf” by US Department of State is licensed under CC BY-NC 2.0 Bowhead whale Please credit LGL Limited, the University of British Columbia, VDOS Global, Fisheries and Oceans Canada and WWF-Canada when using this media.

Heart https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=8&v=hxL4XkHVSxg&feature=emb_logo

Dolphin close “Dolphin” by danieldoan is licensed under CC BY-NC-ND 2.0

Whale hunting “Traditional Whale Hunting” by D-Stanley is licensed under CC BY 2.0

Whale hunt “Whales on the pier” by gregoniemeyer is licensed under CC BY-NC 2.0

Humpback whales feed “Humpback Whales Feeding 1” by Peat Bakke is licensed under CC BY 2.0

Orca captive “figgy and the Orca 7402” by mliu92 is licensed under CC BY-SA 2.0 Orca jumping

“DSC_0446” by heymeadow is licensed under CC BY-NC 2.0 North pacific right whale “Mother and calf” by pennstatenews is licensed under CC BY-NC 2.0 Krill

https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Meganyctiphanes_norvegica2.jpg Feeding

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uOwUO6cZXoM Bowhead https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-XNLlwOUr04

Poop https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CXCLt3jLD3s Krill

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zDqh8e54CVk The cove

http://www.impawards.com/2009/cove_ver3.html Fishing net https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ACJgNY6jaYQ

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