Balaena mysticetus

Known as: Greenland Right Whales, Bowhead Whales, Greenland, Right Whale 
The species Balaena mysticetus, in the family Balaenidae, found in the colder waters of the Northern Hemisphere. The common name is derived from the… (More)
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2011
2011
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Although there are several isolated references to the olfactory anatomy of mysticetes, it is usually thought that olfaction is… (More)
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2010
2010
Highly mobile large-bodied organisms are adapted to seasonal variation associated with polar environments. We used satellite… (More)
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2009
2009
Balaenid whales perform long breath-hold foraging dives despite a high drag from their ram filtration of zooplankton. To maximize… (More)
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2005
2005
The feeding habitats of the Bering–Chukchi–Beaufort stock of bowhead whales Balaena mysticetus during summer and fall migration… (More)
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2005
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2005
What mechanisms of flow control do animals use to enhance hydrodynamic performance? Animals are capable of manipulating flow… (More)
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2002
2002
Bowhead whale (Balaena mysticetus) blubber (n = 72) and liver (n = 23) samples were collected during seven consecutive… (More)
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2001
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2001
The relationship between fitness and parental similarity has been dominated by studies of how inbreeding depression lowers… (More)
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1996
1996
Sera of 19 male and female bowhead whales (Balaena mysticetus) collected near Barrow, Alaska (USA) between 30 August and 13… (More)
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1994
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1994
Powerful analyses of population structure require information from multiple genetic loci. To help develop a molecular toolbox for… (More)
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1991
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1991
LENGTH polymorphisms within simple-sequence loci occur ubiquitously in non-coding eukaryotic DNA and can be highly informative in… (More)
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