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Whale Baleen

$5.00

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Description

This the filter feeding found in the mouth of baleen whales, providing an anatomical classification difference to toothed whales. Water is taken in through the whales mouth, and animals such as krill are filtered by the baleen. Baleen plates are made of keratin, a long fibrous protein, also found in human finger nails and hair.

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