While submerged, the calf is swimming beneath mom for protection.
Blue Whales normally travel as individuals or in small groups of two or three animals, but in areas where krill are plentiful they can be found feeding in groups of 50 or more.
Range: Found worldwide. In the Pacific Ocean they range from the Arctic to the Gulf of Mexico
Species: Balaenoptera musculus
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