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Balaenopteridae

Known as: finback whales 
 
National Institutes of Health

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2011
2011
The bones of the posterior portion of the mammalian skull often exhibit incomplete ossification of the joints between the bones… Expand
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Cetaceans diverged from terrestrial mammals between 50 and 60 million years ago and acquired, during their adaptation to a fully… Expand
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Fin whales Balaenoptera physalus exhibit one of the most extreme feeding methods among aquatic vertebrates. Fin whales, and other… Expand
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2006
2006
Twenty-two specimens of middle sized balaenoptrerid whales preserved in 11 institu- tions in Taiwan, Thailand, and India were… Expand
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Piscobalaena nana Pilleri & Siber, 1989 is a small fossil baleen-bearing mysticete from the early Pliocene of the Pisco Formation… Expand
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
The phylogenetic relationships among baleen whales (Order: Cetacea) remain uncertain despite extensive research in cetacean… Expand
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
Balaenopteroids (Balaenopteridae + Eschrichtiidae) are a diverse lineage of living mysticetes, with seven to ten species divided… Expand
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Mysticetes or baleen whales are comprised of four groups: Eschrichtiidae, Neobalaenidae, Balaenidae, and Balaenopteridae. Various… Expand
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
Many diving seabirds and marine mammals have been found to regularly exceed their theoretical aerobic dive limit (TADL). No… Expand
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