Minke Whale

Known as: Balaenoptera acutorostrata, Minke Whales, lesser rorqual 
The species Balaenoptera acutorostrata, in the family Balaenopteridae. It is the smallest of the WHALES in the family and though mainly oceanic, is… (More)
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1974-2018
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2014
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2014
The shift from terrestrial to aquatic life by whales was a substantial evolutionary event. Here we report the whole-genome… (More)
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2008
2008
Collagen was prepared from common minke whale unesu and characterised. The yield of collagen was high, about 28.4% on a wet… (More)
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2008
2008
Minke whales (Balaenoptera acutorostrata) are the smallest member of balaenopterid whales and little is known of their kinematics… (More)
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2007
2007
How do populations of highly mobile species inhabiting open environments become reproductively isolated and evolve into new… (More)
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2006
2006
Minke whale (Balaenoptera acutorostrata) blubber is rich in organohalogen contaminants, mercury, and n-3 fatty acids. In the… (More)
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2001
2001
A recently described population of minke whales (Balaenoptera acutorostrata) offered a unique opportunity to study its acoustic… (More)
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1998
1998
Isolation of Brucella spp. in marine mammals has been reported during the past several years. A Brucella strain from the spleen… (More)
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1997
1997
Persistent organochlorines such as polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs), DDTs, chlordane compounds (CHLs), hexachlorocyclohexanes… (More)
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1995
1995
Six minke whales (Balaenoptera acutorostrata) were instrumented with VHF-radio transmitters and four with sonic speed-depth… (More)
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1994
1994
Northeastern Atlantic minke whales (Balaenoptera acutorostrata) have a multichambered stomach system which includes a… (More)
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