Whales are two types one is called Baleen whales, where as another called Toothed whales.
Baleen whales or Toothless whales
Baleen whales are larger in size compared with toothed whales. Size of female whales is bigger compared with males. Diet for baleen whales is plankton and small fishes. They’re spread out their mouth and takes in enormous quantities of water. When the mouth is shut, they wring the water out through the blowholes (two blowholes on the top of their head).
|Bowhead whale||Northern right whale||Southern right whale|
|Pygmy right whale||Gray whale||Humpback whale|
|Common minke whale||Dwarf minke whale||Antarctic minke whale|
|Bryde’s whale||Omura’s whale||Sei whale|
|Fin whale||Blue whale||Antarctic blue whale|
|Pygmy blue whale|
Size of male whales is bigger compared with females. Compared with baleen whales, these whales have only one blowhole on the top of their head. Diet for toothed whales is fish, seals and sea lions.
|Sperm whale||Narwhal Whale||Orca killer whale|
|Beluga whale||Dwarf sperm whale||Pygmy sperm whale|
|Cuvier’s beaked whale||Shepherd’s beaked whale||Longman’s beaked whale|
|Arnoux’s beaked whale||Blainville’s Beaked whale||Andrew’s beaked whale|
|Hubb’s Beaked whale||Perrin’s beaked whale||Short-finned pilot whale|
|Sowerby’s beaked whale||Gervais’ beaked whale||Ginkgo toothed beaked whale|
|Straptoothed whale||Gray’s beaked whale||False killer whale|
|Pygmy killer whale||Northern bottlenose whale||Southern bottlenose whale|
|Hector’s beaked whale||True’s beaked whale||Peruvian beaked whale|
|Long-finned pilot whale||Melon-headed whale||Spade-toothed whale|
|Stejneger’s beaked whale||Baird’s beaked whale|