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Sperm Whales
Sperm Whales Sperm Whale: Physeter macrocephalus Measurements at Birth- Length-  13’ (4 m)   Weight-  About 2,200 lb (1,000 kg) Maximum Measurements- Length-  Male: 60’ (18.3m)/Female: More than 36’ (11m Weight-  Male: 120,000 lb (57,000 kg)/Female:   55,000 lb (24,000  kg) Life Span-  At least 60-70 years Blows water at a forward angle, about 6-8 feet in the air Often lies stationary on the surface Seen alone (usually adult male or juvenile) or in groups, with or without calves Large head, especially in males / Dark gray, but appears brown in bright sunlight
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