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Sperm Whale

The largest toothed whale and the largest toothed predator, the Sperm Whale (Physeter macrocephalus) or Cachalot stands at an average of 16 meters (52 ft) in length. It has the ability to plunge down to 2250 meters for prey which mainly consists of squid. The sperm whale has the largest brain compared to all the animals on earth and it is believed to be more than 5 times heavier than a human brain. The sperm whale can live up to 60 years.

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Uploaded on October 15, 2014