Balaenoptera physalus

Known as: Whales, Finback, Whale, Finback, Fin Whale 
The species Balaenoptera physalus, in the family Balaenopteridae, characterized by a large, strongly curved, dorsal fin. It is the second largest of… (More)
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2014
2014
The impact of microplastics (plastic fragments smaller than 5 mm) on large filter feeding marine organisms such as baleen whales… (More)
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2012
2012
Baleen whales are potentially exposed to micro-litter ingestion as a result of their filter-feeding activity. However, the… (More)
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2000
2000
Two immature female fin whales stranded on the Belgian and French coastlines, were examined post mortem. The main gross findings… (More)
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1998
1998
Samples were collected from 407 fin whales, Balaenoptera physalus, at four North Atlantic and one Mediterranean Sea summer… (More)
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1996
1996
Concentrations of cadmium, copper and zinc have been analyzed in muscle, liver and kidney tissues of fin whales (Balaenoptera… (More)
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1994
1994
The body load of tDDT (p,p'DDT + o,p'DDT + p,p'DDE + p,p'TDE) and polychlorinated biphenyls (sum of congeners) was estimated for… (More)
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1992
1992
Low-frequency vocalizations were recorded from fin whales, Balaenoptera physalus, in the Gulf of California, Mexico, during three… (More)
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1991
Highly Cited
1991
The composition of the mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA) of the fin whale,Balaenoptera physalus, was determined. The length of the… (More)
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1989
1989
Measurements of an immature fin whale (Balaenoptera physalus), which died as a result of entrapment in fishing gear near… (More)
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1987
1987
The 20-Hz signals of finback whales (Balaenoptera physalus) were analyzed from more than 25 years of recordings at a variety of… (More)
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