Bowhead Whale

Bowhead Whale
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Bowhead Whale: Balaena mysticetus (Linnaeus, 1758)

Bowhead Whale: A slow swimming plankton-feeder with the longest baleen of all whales

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Page Author: Sue Moore, Lloyd Lowry & Bodil Bluhm
Created: Aug 24, 2008

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