Martine Berube (
Thu, 25 Mar 1999 09:21:21 GMT

Dear Karen,
There are 3 families in the order of Mysticeti including 10 species and you
have 8 families in the order of odontoceti which includes a total of 66 species.

At 05.03 PM 24-03-1999 PST, you wrote:
> I just heard about this webpage where you can ask questions to people 
>and I thought I should try it. I have a question about whales and it 
>would be great if you could write back in the next two days, because I 
>need the information for a school project. 

My question is how many whales belong to the baleen whale group, and how
many to the toothed whale group? I wasn't able to find this information
anywhere. Thank you 
>so much... Karen
Martine Berube
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