Humans are known predators of this species. Globicephala melas is hunted for its meat, especially in the Faeroe Islands.
Anti-predator Adaptations: cryptic
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Barbara Lundrigan, Michigan State University
Tanya Dewey, University of Michigan
Julianne Preston, Michigan State University
Preston, J. 2011. "Globicephala melas" (On-line), Animal Diversity Web. Accessed April 04, 2012 at http://animaldiversity.ummz.umich.edu/site/accounts/information/Globicephala_melas.html
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