Balaenoptera acutorostrata


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Noun1.Balaenoptera acutorostrata - small finback of coastal waters of Atlantic and PacificBalaenoptera acutorostrata - small finback of coastal waters of Atlantic and Pacific
rorqual, razorback - any of several baleen whales of the family Balaenopteridae having longitudinal grooves on the throat and a small pointed dorsal fin
Balaenoptera, genus Balaenoptera - type genus of the Balaenopteridae
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The sub-species of minke, Balaenoptera acutorostrata, was first noticed in the Great Barrier Reef in the late 1970s and dwarf minke whales were only recognised as a distinct form in the mid-1980s.
260 Atlantic Herring Clupea harengus Balaenoptera acutorostrata 0.
Initial characterisation of the hepatic microsomal cytochrome P-450 system of the piked (minke) whale Balaenoptera acutorostrata.