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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:
Mamiphères 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Mammalia (Class) > Cetartiodactyla (Order) > Delphinidae (Family) > Orcinus (Genus) > orca (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Linnaeus, ), 1758 
Occurrence:
Jamaica, Niue, Kiribati, Venezuela, Russland, West Sahara, Madeira, Benin, Myanmar, the Isle of Man, the Chagos Archipelago (the Chagos Islands), Cambodia, Wallis and Futuna, São Tomé e Principé, Lord Howe Island, Morocco, Haiti, Norfolk Island, Tuamoto Islands, the Cocos Islands / Keeling Islands, Yemen, Mayotte, Bering Sea, Namibia, Israel, Cameroon, Tokelau, the Ivory Coast, French Guiana, Puerto Rico, Congo, Suriname, Timor, Costa Rica, Uruguay, the Faroe Islands, Wake Atoll, Ghana, Equatorial Guinea, Guatemala, Sierra Leone, Afrique de l'Ouest, Afrique du Sud, Alaska, Algérie, Angola, Argentine, atoll de Johnston, Australie, Azores, Bahamas, Belize, Bermudes, Brésil, Canada, Canaries, Caraïbes, Chile, Chine, Colombie, Comores, Corée, Egypte, Equador, Espagne, Fidji, Galapagos, golfe du Mexique, Groenland, groupe Pitcairn, Hawaii, Honduras, île de Guam, île Maurice, îles Caïmans, îles Christmas, îles de Cook, îles de Pâques, îles Marschall, îles Salomon, Îles Shetland, Inde, Indonésie, Islande, Japon, Kenya, Kuba, La Réunion, Le Cap-Vert, littoraux européens, Madagascar, Malaisie, Maldives, Méditerranée, Mer arktique, Mer d'Adaman, Mexique (Nord-est du Pacifique), Micronésie, Nauru, Nicaragua , Nigeria, Nouvelle Calédonie, Nouvelle Zélande, Océan Indien, Palau, Panama, Papouasie Nouvelle Guinée, Peru, Philippines, Polynésie Française, Republique dominicaine, Sainte Hélène, Samoa, Scandinavie, Sénégal, Seychelles, Singapour, Somalie, Sri Lanka, Street of Gibralta, Tahiti, Taiwan, Tansanie, Thaïlande, Togo, Tonga, USA, Vanuatu, Vietnam 
Sea depth:
1 - 2652 Meter 
Size:
700 cm - 900 cm 
Weight:
10000 kg 
Temperature:
-2°C - 34°C 
Food:
Herring, Sea ​​mammals, gros poissons, petit requin, raies (petites) 
Difficulty:
Pas pour l'aquarium! 
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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Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2012-03-25 18:50:57 

Husbandry

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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