believed to be around 7 or 8 years old, washed to the Mediterranean through Gibraltar Strait
A fin whale
was found dead ashore in the Rushdy district, Alexandria - Egypt Today/Asmaa Ali Badr CAIRO - 7 January 2018: A 18-meter fin whale
was found dead on of the shore of the Moharram Bek district in Egypt's Alexandria on Sunday.
There is some evidence that fin whale
foraging habitats are regions with complex bathymetry and hydrographic circulation patterns (Santora et al.
Omura's are about 33 to 38 feet long, slightly smaller than Bryde's, and they have distinct markings with a lower jaw that is white on the right side and dark on the left, similar to the better known fin whale
Because morbillivirus infections have been detected during these postmortem investigations, we conducted a study to determine the effect of this natural threat on the Mediterranean fin whale
A RARE fin whale
was spotted in the North Sea by a conservation team on board a ferry.
ISLAMABAD -- Using computer simulation of a fin whale
head, scientists have discovered that the skulls of at least some baleen whales have acoustic properties that capture the energy of low frequencies and direct it to their ear bones.
According to our research the fin whale
is not at risk of extinction.
These creatures are protected under the Marine Mammal Protection Act, and those that are known to occur in this region include several large whale species listed as endangered under the Endangered Species Act, such as the North Atlantic right whale, fin whale
, and humpback whale.
Citizens have the right to know the causes of such incidents particularly after the death of a fin whale
two days ago.
In this study, researchers conducted de novo sequencing on a minke whale with 128x average depth of coverage, and re-sequenced three minke whales, a fin whale
(Balaenoptera physalus), a bottlenose dolphin, and a finless porpoise (Neophocaena phocaenoides).
After receiving some negative publicity, he decided to stop selling the fin whale