Megaptera novaeangliae

Known as: Humpback whale, Whale, Humpback, Humpback Whales 
The species Megaptera novaeangliae, in the family Balaenopteridae, characterized by its huge flippers and the arching of their back when diving. They… (More)
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2015
2015
Marine filter feeders are exposed to microplastic because of their selection of small particles as food source. Baleen whales… (More)
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2009
2009
Analyses of the foraging behavior of large cetaceans have generally focused on either correlations with environmental conditions… (More)
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2007
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2007
Cetaceans diverged from terrestrial mammals between 50 and 60 million years ago and acquired, during their adaptation to a fully… (More)
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2007
2007
Humpback whales (Megaptera novaeangliae) exhibit a variety of foraging behaviours, but neither they nor any baleen whale are… (More)
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2007
2007
Although the songs of humpback whales have been extensively studied, other vocalizations and percussive sounds, referred to as… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Southern Hemisphere humpback whales Megaptera novaeangliae migrate from wintering grounds in tropical latitudes to feeding areas… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
The humpback whale~Megaptera novaeangliae ! is exceptional among the baleen whales in its ability to undertake acrobatic… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Singing by males is a major feature of the mating system of humpback whales, Megaptera novaeangliae (Borowski). Although a few… (More)
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2004
2004
Playback experiments were performed with wild humpback whales, Megaptera novaeangliae, during their breeding and calving season… (More)
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
The genetic structure of humpback whale populations and subpopulation divisions is described by restriction fragment length… (More)
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