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Question: What is the Massachusetts state animal?


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...The state animal of Massachusetts is the Right Whale

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The state animal of Massachusetts is the Right Whale.
Adopted in 1980, the Right Whale, Eubabalena Glacialis, was so called because the flourishing whaling industry of the 18th century in Massachusetts found it the "right" whale to hunt.
Right whales can grow up to 60 feet long and can weigh up to 100 tonnes.

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