Subject: Which whale more related to dolphin.

Martine Berube (
Wed, 20 May 1998 15:59:57 +0200 (MET DST)

It is the killer whale who belongs to the Family Delphinidae, where it rules
as the largest member of the dolphins.

At 07.58 PM 19-05-1998 -0500, you wrote:
>Is either a Killer or Blue Whale more related to a porpoise or dolphin than
to the family of whales?  If so, which one?  Thank You.
Martine Berube
Unit of Evolutionary Genetics
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