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Distribution

Facts about Humpback whale

Latin name: Megaptera novaeangliae
Family: Balaenopteridae
Body Size:  up to 15 meters and 30 tonnes
Max age: Uncertain, but it is not unlikely that some individuals can become up to 80 years old.
Distribution: Humpback whales can be found in all of the worlds oceans
Prey: Fish and krill
Characteristics: Humpback whales have large pectoral fins wich in the Atlantic usually is white - "megaptera" means "great wings".           

Distribution map