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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Fin whales Balaenoptera physalus and minke whales Balaenoptera acutorostrata exploit a tidally driven island wake ecosystem in the Bay of Fundy.
Unidentified beaked whale Ziphiid whale Minke whale Balaenoptera acutorostrata Bryde's whale Balaenoptera edeni Sei whale Balaenoptera borealis Fin whale Balaenoptera physalus Blue whale Balaenoptera musculus Humpback whale Megaptera novaeangliae Sei or Bryde's whale Balaenoptera borealis/edeni Unidentified rorqual Balaenopterid whale Unidentified small dolphin Small delphinid Unidentified medium dolphin Medium delphinid Unidentified large dolphin Large delphinid Unidentified dolphin Delphinid Unidentified small whale Small whale or large dolphin Unidentified large whale Large baleen or sperm whale Unidentified whale Small or large whale Unidentified cetacean Cetacean Common name Stock name [N.
Radiation and Speciation of Pelagic Organisms during Periods of Global Warming: the Case of the Common Minke Whale, Balaenoptera acutorostrata.
Balaenoptera acutorostrata (02/11/2006) Nombre cientifico de las ballenas minke.
Prey species included Dall's porpoise Phocoenoides dalli, Pacific white-sided dolphins Lagenoryhncus obliquidens, harbor porpoise Phocoena phocoena, minke whales Balaenoptera acutorostrata, Steller sea lions Eumetopias jubatus and harbor seals Phoca vitulina.
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.
Sobre el hallazgo de ejemplares juveniles de ballena minke, Balaenoptera acutorostrata, en el estuario del rio de la plata y sur de Brasil.
Accession Abbreviation Species Number Reference BAC Balaenoptera acutorostrata AJ554054 Arnason et al.