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New Calves of 2000- part 5

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Scylla calf

Pixar

the black mark on the outer portion of the right fluke resembles the animated lamp from Pixar studios

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Sickle calf

Jungle

black marks, especially on the left fluke, hang down as do vines in the jungle

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Siphon calf

Tipex

the sharp white line on the right fluke inspired this name based on the French version of liquid eraser

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Staff calf

Jurassic

the marks on the left fluke give the impression of a three-clawed footprint from the days of dinosaurs

2000 Whales

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