This article gives a list of captive killer whales , or orcas, large predatory cetaceans that were first captured live and displayed in exhibitions in the s, or were subsequently born in zoological facilities. They soon became popular attractions at public aquariums and aquatic theme parks due to their intelligence, trainability, striking appearance, playfulness in captivity and sheer size. The first North Eastern Pacific orca, Wanda, was captured in November by a collecting crew from Marineland of the Pacific , and over the next 15 years, around 60 or 70 orcas were taken from Pacific waters for this purpose. However, facilities in the United States such as SeaWorld have not collected wild orcas in over 35 years. An additional 13 orcas reported in China and Russia were captured in Russian waters. Kalina, born in September , was the first captive-born orca calf to survive more than a few days.
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The nude body of a man was found at SeaWorld Orlando on Tuesday lying across the back of an 11,pound killer whale that was moved to Florida after it was involved in the death of a trainer. Police were still trying to contact relatives of the year-old Miami victim, whose name was not disclosed. One expert said the foot whale named Tillikum, the largest killer whale in captivity, could have mistaken the man for a toy. Investigators said the victim apparently hid in the park after it closed, took off his clothes, then climbed a fence outside the gigantic breeding tank and jumped into degree water with Tillikum, whose name means "Friend" in the Chinook language. A park employee spotted the man's body draped over the back of Tillikum about a. Tuesday in one of the whale pools behind Shamu Stadium, said Victor Abbey, SeaWorld's executive vice president and general manager. The man's swimming suit was found in the tank.
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