What's in a name?
They are called bowhead whales because their jaws and foreheads are curved in a bow shape. They are also called mustached whales because of them long baleen.
They eat haring sardines Plankton and crustaceans
Prators and dangers
Orcas and humans are their only predators. Humans have hunted them for their blubber.
Were they live
They only live in cold waters of the Arctic and sub arctic
They hide from orcas under ice
They use their head to break through the ice so they can breathe
Theirs plate is the longest of all whales. It is 175.5 inches wide