Delphinapterus leucas

Known as: White whale, Whales, White, White Whales 
The species Delphinapterus leucas, in the family Monodontidae, found primarily in the Arctic Ocean and adjoining seas. They are small WHALES lacking… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
[1] In this study we report results from satellite-linked conductivity-temperature-depth (CTD) loggers that were deployed on wild… (More)
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2000
2000
Fatty acid (FA) composition of the blubber in free-ranging white whales (Delphinapterus leucas) from Svalbard's waters was… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
A cohort of 1022 consecutive singleton births was generated during 1986-1987 in the Faroe Islands. Increased methylmercury… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
The recent evolutionary history, population structure and movement patterns of beluga whales in the western Nearctic were… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Fifteen microsatellites were isolated from a beluga whale Delphinapterus leucas, genomic library. The microsatellites were… (More)
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1995
Review
1995
A small isolated population of beluga whales (Delphinapterus leucas) that are highly contaminated by pollutants, mostly of… (More)
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1994
1994
Understanding the effects of environmental contaminants on cetaceans and other marine mammals will require information on the… (More)
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1994
1994
A population of 450-500 belugas (Delphinapterus leucas) resides in the polluted estuary of the St. Lawrence River. Stranded… (More)
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1990
1990
ST. AUBIN, D. J., SMITH, T. G., and GERACI, J. R. 1990. Seasonal epidermal molt in beluga whales, Delphinapterus leucas. Can. J… (More)
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
From June 1983 to May 1986, thirteen carcasses of stranded beluga whales from a polluted area of the St. Lawrence River, Canada… (More)
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