genus Orcinus


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Noun1.genus Orcinus - killer whalesgenus Orcinus - killer whales        
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
killer whale, orca, Orcinus orca, sea wolf, grampus, killer - predatory black-and-white toothed whale with large dorsal fin; common in cold seas
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Possible indirect interactions between transient and resident killer whales: implications for the evolution of foraging specializations in the genus Orcinus. Oecologia 89:125-132.