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The bowhead whale (Balaena mysticetus) is a species of the right whale family Balaenidae, in suborder Mysticeti, and genus Balaena. A stocky dark-colored ...

Bowhead Whale | Species | WWF


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


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 WHALE - Enchanted Learning


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 ...

Bowhead Whale | American Cetacean Society


The bowhead whale, formerly known by Yankee whalers as the Greenland right whale, is a taxonomic relative of the right whale. It received its name from the ...

Bowhead Whale (Balaena mysticetus) | WWF-Canada


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

BBC Nature - Bowhead whale videos, news and facts


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

Bowhead Whales, Balaena mysticetus ~ MarineBio.org


Find out what's known about Bowhead Whales, Balaena mysticetus, Mammalia, Cetacea, Balaenidae, including their world range and habitats, feeding ...

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Jan 21, 2015 ... This film (narrated in English) presents the epic journey of bowhead whales as they make their annual migration across the Bering, Chukchi, ...

Bowhead Whale Species Guide - WDC


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
Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Mammalia
Order: Cetacea Family: Balaenidae Genus: Balaena
Species: Balaena mysticetus
The Bowhead Whale (Balaena mysticetus), also known as Greenland Right Whale or Arctic Whale, is a marine mammal of the order Cetacea. They are robust-bodied, dark-colored animals with no dorsal fin and a strongly bowed lower jaw... More »
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Bowhead Whale - National Geographic


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!

Bowhead Whales - National Marine Mammal Laboratory


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 videos, photos and facts - Balaena mysticetus ...


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.