Hypotheses on further functions exist. Views Read Edit View history. Leveling under water, they rammed head to head. Whales breathe air through blowholes that lead into their lungs. They have a pretty long life span, about as long as people, living up to 70 years. The pack of livyatan so would literally smash or bite these other predators to death as they were solitary hunters.
Sperm Whales , Voyageur Press, p. As amended by the Conference of the Parties in , , , , , , , and Mammals in the Seas: For some time researchers have been aware that pods of sperm whales may sleep for short periods, assuming a vertical position with their heads just below or at the surface. July 13, at 5:
Jayce Mar 18, A whale is one of the ancient animals, like dinosaurs? What is the largest animal? Leviathan melvillei lived at the same time that C. It is listed on Appendix II  as it has an unfavourable conservation status or would benefit significantly from international co-operation organised by tailored agreements.
The fossils have been dated at 9. The biggest carnivorouspredator of all time is BALAENOPTERA MUSCULUS AKA BLUE WHALE, got it? In , a sperm whale attacked and sank the Essex , a whaling ship from Massachusetts. Edit Promote Share to Kinja Toggle Conversation tools Go to permalink. You are commenting using your WordPress. The fossil was found in ocean layers where the giant shark has also been recorded - suggesting these two giant, raptorial predators could have lived in the same area devouring large baleen whales.