Scientific illustrations: © 2021 Haruyoshi KAWAI
Up to 10 Ton(s)
Up to 9.8m
Bycatch, direct hunting, overfishing and pollution.
Solitary or in small groups.
Bushy, inconspicuous and up to 3 meters high.
Krill, crustaceans and fish.
Up to 50 years
At least 106m
Up to 20 minutes
Find out more about the marine megafauna in Portugal with the official AIMM Species Guide.
The Species Guide is a digital guide in English where you’ll find various information about the marine species that occur in mainland Portugal. You’ll find biological information, behavior, conservation status and much more!
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