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Orcinus orca

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lexID:
4257 
AphiaID:
137102 
Scientific:
Orcinus orca 
German:
Schwertwal, Orca 
English:
Killer Wahle, Orca 
Category:
 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Mammalia (Class) > Cetartiodactyla (Order) > Delphinidae (Family) > Orcinus (Genus) > orca (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Linnaeus, ), 1758 
Occurrence:
Senegal, Arctic Sea, Suriname, Uruguay, Costa Rica, Columbia, Wake Atoll, the Faroe Islands, Réunion , Ghana, Equatorial Guinea, Guatemala, Sierra Leone, Nauru, Jamaica, Tansania, Niue, Kiribati, Venezuela, Ecuador, West Sahara, Russland, Madeira, Somalia, Benin, Myanmar, the Isle of Man, Cambodia, Togo, The Chagos Archipelago (the Chagos Islands), Comores, Wallis and Futuna, Lord Howe Island, Straße von Gibralta, São Tomé e Principé, Morocco, Haiti, Norfolk Island, the Canary Islands, the Cocos Islands / Keeling Islands, Vietnam, Peru, Yemen, Cuba, Mayotte, India, Bering Sea, Namibia, Israel, Nigeria, Cameroon, Tokelau, Chile, the Ivory Coast, Panama, Congo, French Guiana, Puerto Rico, Alaska, Algeriet, Andamanhavet, Angola, Argentina, Australien, Azorerne, Bahamas, Belize, Bermuda, Brasilien, Canada, Caribien, Cayman øerne, Cook øerne, Dominikanske republik, Egypten, Europæiske kyster, Fiji, Filippinerne, Fransk Polynesien, Galapagos, Grønland, Guam, Hawaii, Honduras, Indiske ocean, Indonesien, Island, Japan, Johnston Atollen, Juleøerne, Kap Verde, Kenya, Kina, Korea, Madagascar, Malaysia, Maldiverne, Marshall øerne, Mauritius , Mexikanske golf, Mexiko (Øst Pacific), Middelhavet, Mikronesien , New Zealand, Nicaragua, Ny Kaledonien, Palau, Papua NeuGuinea , Påskeøen, Pitcairns øgruppen, Saint Helena, Salomonøerne, Samoa, Seychellerne, Shetlands øerne, Singapore, Skandinavien, Spanien, Sri Lanka, Syd Afrika, Tahiti, Taiwan, Thailand, Timor, Tonga, Tuamotuøerne, USA, Vanuatu , Vestafrika 
Sea depth:
1 - 2652 Meter 
Size:
700 cm - 900 cm 
Weight:
10000 kg 
Temperature:
-2°C - 34°C 
Food:
Herring, Sea ​​mammals, Små hajer, Små rokker, store fisk 
Difficulty:
Not suitable for home aquaria! 
Offspring:
None 
Toxicity:
Toxic hazard unknown 
CITES:
Appendix II ((commercial trade possible after a safety assessment by the exporting country)) 
Red List:
Data deficient (DD) 
Related species at
Catalog of Life
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Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2012-03-25 18:50:57 

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Linnaeus, 1758

Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Tetrapoda (Superclass) > Mammalia (Class) > Theria (Subclass) > Cetartiodactyla (Order) > Cetancodonta (Suborder) > Cetacea (Infraorder) > Odontoceti (Superfamily) > Delphinidae (Family) > Orcinus (Genus)

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Chewbacca am 01.03.13#1
Wer beeindruckende Jagdszenen von Schwertwalen sehen will kann sich die "Unser Blauer Planet" oder "Frozen Planet" reihen anschauen. BBC hat da echt schöne Bilder wo Schwertwale teilweise auf den Strand hochpreschen um robben zu fangen um dann selber wieder ins Wasser zu robben. Sehr zu empfehlen!

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Robin Gauff
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