Orcinus orca

Known as: Killer Whales, Orca, Whale, Killer 
The species Orcinus orca, in the family Delphinidae, characterized by its black and white coloration, and huge triangular dorsal fin. It is the… (More)

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2010
2010
Studies have shown that killer whale (Orcinus orca) communities in high latitudes regularly comprise assemblages of sympatric… (More)
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2009
2009
This study investigated the effects of anthropogenic sound exposure on the vocal behavior of free-ranging killer whales… (More)
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2004
2004
Fish-eating "resident"-type killer whales (Orcinus orca) that frequent the coastal waters off northeastern Vancouver Island… (More)
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2002
2002
A low level of genetic variation in mammalian populations where the census population size is relatively large has been… (More)
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2001
2001
Johnstone Strait provides important summer habitat for the northern resident killer whales Orcinus orca of British Columbia. The… (More)
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2001
2001
Whale displacement by acoustic ‘‘pollution’’ has been difficult to document, even in cases where it is strongly suspected… (More)
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2001
2001
Certain populations of killer whales (Orcinus orca) have been extensively studied over the past 30 years, including populations… (More)
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2001
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2001
Studies of animal culture have not normally included a consideration of cetaceans. However, with several long-term field studies… (More)
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1999
1999
Killer whale (Orcinus orca) audiograms were measured using behavioral responses and auditory evoked potentials (AEPs) from two… (More)
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1998
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1998
Killer whales from the coastal waters off California through Alaska were compared for genetic variation at three nuclear DNA… (More)
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