- Weight: 1,700 - 3,500 lbs (0.8 - 1.6 tons)
- Length: 12.5 - 16.5 ft (3.8 - 5 m)
- Diet: Arctic cod and other pelagic
fish, squid, and shrimp
- Status: Near threatened
Narwhals have been observed using their tusks for fighting other aggressive behaviors, and for breaking sea ice in their Arctic habitat.