Albino sperm whale
Mocha Dick was a male sperm whale that lived in the Pacific Ocean in the early 19th century, filmed off the coast of Norway. Sightings of white sperm whales have been recorded off Sardinia in the Mediterranean Sea in and The sperm whale (Physeter macrocephalus) or cachalot /ˈkæʃəˌlɒt, ˈkæʃəˌl oʊ/ is the . by whale-watching enthusiasts. Albinos have been reported. Moby Dick, the sperm whale in Herman Melville's novel by the same name had several distinguishing characteristics. The first was that it was an albino – a white . Aug 28, · Mocha Dick was another famous white whale. This ferocious fighter was so well-known to 19th-century whalers that he inspired Herman Melville's classic Mocha was an albino . Aug 11, · Some people thought the recently spotted white whale was the famed Migaloo, an adult whale first spotted in He was the only known living albino . Aug 19, · Considered to be the most famous humpback whale in the world, Migaloo may be the only pure white adult humpback whale alive today. This remarkable whale was first spotted in off Byron Bay, Queensland by a group of volunteers conducting a whale count. The first photograph of Migaloo was taken through a telescope from.