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Cetaceans . What Mammals Belong in this ORDER?. Whales Dolphins Porpoises. Whales. All cetaceans are whales. Two Kinds of whales baleen and toothed whales. Pilot Whales and Killer Whales are toothed whales (Dolphins).

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What mammals belong in this order
What Mammals Belong in this ORDER?

  • Whales

  • Dolphins

  • Porpoises


Whales
Whales

  • All cetaceans are whales.

  • Two Kinds of whales baleen and toothed whales.

  • Pilot Whales and Killer Whales are toothed whales (Dolphins).

  • Baleen whales include most of the others including the blue whale, humpback whale, fin whale, etc.


Features of baleen whales
Features of Baleen Whales

  • Mammals

  • Breathe into lungs

  • Warm blooded

  • Bear live young

  • Have mammary glands

  • Have hair

  • 15 species



Dolphins
Dolphins

  • Refers to any of the delphinids.

  • These are whales that lack baleen.


Dolphin examples
Dolphin Examples

  • Killer Whales

  • Pilot Whales

  • Bottle Nosed Dolphin