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Rare Breed of Killer Whale May Be New Species

Rare Breed of Killer Whale May Be New Species

National Geographic - Lara Sorokanich

Genetic research done on 50-year-old skeleton of "type D" killer whale. 2 Minute Read A group of killer whales once thought to be genetic anomalies may in fact be a species all their own, according to a recent study in the journal Polar Biology. The rarely-seen "type D" orcas—which live in the …

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