Saturday, May 26, 2012

Blue Whales in Sri Lanka!

Awesome image by Amos - click for detail!

This is believed to be the largest animal to have ever existed.
The Sri Lankan Whales are likely to be a sub-species, the Pygmy Blue Whale (Balaenoptera musculus brevicauda). The Blue Whale is classified as endangered, the Pygmy is data deficient.


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