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Odd Skull In Museum Finally Confirmed As A Narhwal-Beluga Hybrid

Odd Skull In Museum Finally Confirmed As A Narhwal-Beluga Hybrid

Back in 1990, subsistence hunters in Greenland gave a skull to scientists. Its origin, they explained, was a strange creature, evenly grey, with flippers like a beluga but a tail like a narwhal. The specimen was larger than either a beluga or a narwhal’s skull, but seemed to contain the…