Beluga Whale •

The Beluga whale is adapted to life in the Arctic, with anatomical and physiological characteristics that differentiate it from other cetaceans. Amongst these are its all-white color and the absence of a dorsal fin, which allows it to swim under ice with ease.

Size – 13 to 20 ft
Weight – 1 to 1.5 tons
Lifespan – 35 to 50 years

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