Whale sperm payload
The sperm whale (Physeter macrocephalus) or cachalot /ˈkæʃəˌlɒt, ˈkæʃəˌl oʊ/ is the largest of the toothed whales and the largest toothed predator. It is the.
Sperm Whale. The inspiration for the white whale of Moby Dick, sperm whales have the largest heads, biggest brains, and make the loudest sound of any animal.
Whalers pursued sperm whales for the rich oil in their oversized heads. Now biologists are on the tail of these deep-diving, long-lived, sociable and mysterious.
The Sperm Whale’s Deadly Call
Description:A recent study in Animal Behaviour took the specialization of codas a step further. A school of squid shows up a few minutes later, loitering about 60 feet from the surface. The male is then able to uncoil his penis and penetrate the female. There is a rush of pressure from its head wave as it surges to its prey, jaw agape, and the jet from the squid as, panicked, it bursts away into the darkness.