GLOBICEFALO

(Globicephalamelas)

The Pilot Whale is closely related the Orca and lives in pods of dozens of specimens. Its black body has a white mark resembling an anchor on the belly. It roams about in very deep waters far off the coast,where it slowly swims with the rest of the pod, waving its curved fin.

MAX LENGTH: 7,6 m.

MAX WEIGHT: 2 t.

DIVE TIME: 10 min.

DIVE DEPTH: -600 m.

MAX AGE: 50 years.