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Killer Whale or Orca 
Killer whales are actually a large species of dolphin.

Bowhead Whale 
Bowheads are one of only three species of whales that spend all seasons in Arctic waters.

Beluga (or Belukha) Whale 
Beluga whales carry the nickname "Sea Canary" because of their loud songs.

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