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Bowhead whale - Wikipedia

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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 ...

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 (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 whales may unlock the secrets to a long, healthy life ...

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For clues to the genetic underpinnings of a long, healthy life, researchers have unlocked the genome of the massive bowhead whale. The bowhead whale's ...

Bowhead whales might be the longest-lived mammals on the planet ...

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Nov 26, 2016 ... As biologist Craig George was helping Native whale hunter Billy Adams cut sections of blubber from a bowhead whale, he pressed his knife ...

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 ...

Bowhead whale - Center for Biological Diversity

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Gentle giants of the sea, bowhead whales live in the coldest, most remote reaches of the world's oceans. Amid the thick, omnipresent arctic pack ice, the only ...

Bowhead Whale | American Cetacean Society

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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 ...

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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!

Bowhead Whale Species Guide - Whale and Dolphin Conservation

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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 ...