Other Free Encyclopedias » Animal Life Resource » Mammals

Pygmy Right Whale: Neobalaenidae - Physical Characteristics, Diet, Behavior And Reproduction, Conservation Status - GEOGRAPHIC RANGE, HABITAT, PYGMY RIGHT WHALE AND PEOPLE

southern south

The pygmy right whale lives deep in Southern Hemisphere in the Atlantic, Pacific, and Indian Oceans. Most often this species is seen around Australia, Tasmania, New Zealand, South Africa, and the southern tip of South America.

Pygmy right whales live where the surface water is between 41 and 68°F (5 and 20°C). Not much else is known about the habitat preferences of this whale.

The pygmy whale has little to no contact with humans. Because it is so rare, the pygmy has never been hunted. The only human-caused deaths come from occasional entanglement in fishing nets.

Lorises and Pottos: Lorisidae - Physical Characteristics, Behavior And Reproduction, Lorises, Pottos, And People, Pygmy Slow Loris (nycticebus Pygmaeus): Species Accounts - GEOGRAPHIC RANGE, HABITAT, DIET, CONSERVATION STATUS [next] [back] Wombats: Vombatidae - Physical Characteristics, Behavior And Reproduction, Conservation Status, Common Wombat (vombatus Ursinus): Species Account - GEOGRAPHIC RANGE, HABITAT, DIET, WOMBATS AND PEOPLE

User Comments

Your email address will be altered so spam harvesting bots can't read it easily.
Hide my email completely instead?

Cancel or

Vote down Vote up

almost 5 years ago

I would like to thank you for your nicely written content, its useful and your writing style helped me to read it without any difficulty. Thanks
Vancouver movers