Orcinus – Orca
They are also called ‘killer whales’ for their ability to take down large animals, such as whales
The largest extant dolphins! They have an eye-catching black and white body, mostly black on the back and white on the underside.
This coloration helps them to camouflage as they are searching for food. They have round and long bodies with large dorsal fins on their back. They live together in pods consisting of 3 to 50 individuals led by females.
These dolphins are sometimes called ‘wolves of the sea’ as they hunt like wolf packs for prey, such as seals, dolphins, smaller whales, sea lions, sea birds, turtles, squids, and even sharks!