The Fin Whale

Balaenoptera physalus


  • Max Weight: 6,000 lbs (2,700 kg)
  • Length: 89 ft (27 m)
  • Diet: Krill and small schooling fish
  • Status: Endangered


range Fin Whale Range

Species Fact:

Individual fin whales can be identified by the pattern of chevrons and streaks of lighter coloration on their back, in addition to the size and shape of their dorsal fin.

Fin Whale