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The bowhead whale (Balaena mysticetus) is a species of the family Balaenidae, in suborder Mysticeti, and genus Balaena, once thought to include the right ...

Bowhead Whale | Species | WWF

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Protect endangered species, including the bowhead whale, at World Wildlife Fund. Learn about the ways WWF works to conserve a future where people live in ...

Bowhead whale | WWF

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The bowhead whale is a predominantly Arctic species. It has suffered from severe over-exploitation that has seen its range shrink considerably since the 17th ...

Bowhead Whales - National Marine Mammal Laboratory

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Bowhead whales are found only in the Northern Hemisphere, in Arctic waters. They are large, rotund black whales, with enormous heads that are about 1/3 of ...

Bowhead Whale (Balaena mysticetus) | WWF-Canada

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One of just three year-round native Arctic whale species, bowheads (Balaena mysticetus) are famous for their massive bow-shaped heads, designed perfectly ...

Bowhead Whale Species Guide - WDC

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Balaena mysticetus species guide - the bowhead whale is only found in the Arctic . Records suggest it may live for up to 200 years. It is still hunted by aboriginal ...

BOWHEAD WHALE - Enchanted Learning

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The bowhead whale (Balaena mysticetus) is an arctic baleen, a right whale with a large, bow-shaped head that is up to 40% of its body length. The arched ...

A whale of a lifespan | Science News for Students - Student Science

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Jan 20, 2015 ... The bowhead whale is the first large whale to have its genome analyzed. Researchers are using its genetic blueprint to probe how it is that this ...

Whale survives harpoon attack 130 years ago to become 'world's ...

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Jun 13, 2007 ... A giant bowhead whale caught off the coast of Alaska had a harpoon point embedded in its neck that showed it survived a similar hunt – more ...

Balaena mysticetus (Arctic Right Whale, Bowhead, Bowhead Whale ...

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Range Description: Bowhead Whales are found only in Arctic and subarctic regions. They spend much of their lives in and near the pack ice, migrating to the  ...

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Bowhead Whale - National Geographic

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Now here's a question: How can a creature like the bowhead whale, which has no teeth, get to be 60 feet long and weigh up to 60 tons? Find out!

BBC Nature - Bowhead whale videos, news and facts

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The bowhead whale is second only in size to the mighty blue whale.

Bowhead whale videos, photos and facts - Balaena mysticetus ...

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The bowhead whale is so-called because of its bow-shaped mouth and is black in colour with a whitish chin patch, broken by a 'necklace' of black spots.