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Dixit alternative card. All credits to his autor

"I'll teach you how to fly" - imaginative painting by ~freckledcat with a paper crane teaching whale to fly

Narwhal Tusks, Hunde Island, West Greenland.    This Narwhal skull is a rare example with two tusks . Males usually only have one. Narwhals are toothed-whales and in males, one tooth erupts as a long tusk. In rare case, both front teeth erupt, giving two tusks. I could not believe how heavy these tusks were. Each tooth was a little under two metres long.    The scientific name is Monodon monoceros which means one tooth, one horn.

This two-tusked Narwhal skull is a rare example, as males usually only have one. Narwhals are toothed-whales and in males, one tooth erupts as a long tusk. In rare case, both front teeth erupt, giving.

baleias, muitas baleias

Some of these whale and dolphin sketches . i like this idea of taking one topic and drawing several different sketches on one page based on that particular topic.

Baleinoptere and Narwal. Histoire naturelle des cétacées T.1  Paris :Didot,1809  Biodiversitylibrary. Biodivlibrary. BHL. Biodiversity Heritage Library

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Illustration of Monodon Monoceros (Sea Unicorn, or Narwhal), United Kingdom, 1804-06, by James Sowerby.

microecos: “ compendium-of-beasts: “ Monodon Monoceros. (Sea Unicorn, or Narwhal). Order Cete] (MDCCCIV-VI ” Double tusker gives lie to the binomial!

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