The False Killer Whale

Pseudorca crassidens


  • Max Weight: 3,000 lbs (1,360 kg)
  • Length: Female 16.5 ft (5 m)
    Male 19.5 ft (6 m)
  • Diet: Squid and a wide variety of fish
    including mahi mahi and tuna
  • Status: Lower risk


range False Killer Whale Range

Species Fact:

False killer whales were first known from fossils and were not discovered alive until 15 years later.

False Killer Whale