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Fossil Whales Slurped Squid - Science 2.0 (blog)


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Fossil Whales Slurped Squid
[SIZE=-1]Science 2.0 (blog)[/SIZE]
[SIZE=-1]He thinks this wide rostrum was a trick to improve suction feeding (slurping a whole squid or fish into the mouth) which was later co-opted for baleen feeding (taking a mouthful of water and then filtering out the edible plankton). ...[/SIZE]


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