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Fin whale - Wikipedia

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The fin whale (Balaenoptera physalus), also called the finback whale, razorback, or common rorqual, is a marine mammal belonging to the suborder of baleen ...

Fin Whale | Species | WWF

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Some scientists have speculated that fin whales circle schools of fish with the white side facing the prey and frightening them into denser schools that are easier ...

Fin Whale | American Cetacean Society

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The fin whale is one of the rorquals, a family that includes the humpback whale, blue whale, Bryde's whale, sei whale, and minke whale. Rorquals all have a ...

Balaenoptera physalus (Common Rorqual, Finback, Fin-backed ...

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In former times, Fin Whales were caught year-round near the Straits of Gibraltar. While there may be some north-south migration between summer and winter, ...

Fin Whale - EDGE :: Mammal Species Information

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Second in size only to the blue whale, the fin whale is the largest whale known to breach. Famed for its ability to sustain speeds of almost 40 km/hour, the ...

Fin whale videos, photos and facts - Balaenoptera physalus | ARKive

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Learn more about the Fin whale - with amazing Fin whale videos, photos and facts on ARKive.

Fin Whale (Balaenoptera physalus) - Office of Protected Resources ...

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Sep 4, 2013 ... Fin Whale (Balaenoptera physalus) Photo: NMFS Southwest Fisheries Science Center. Did You Know? · Individual fin whales can be identified ...

Finback Whale Fact Sheet - NYS Dept. of Environmental Conservation

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Second in size only to the blue whale, the finback reaches about 70 feet (21 m) in length and weighs up to 70 tons (64 metric tons). It shares with the blue whale ...

Wild Whales » Blue, Fin, and Sei Whale

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sei and fin whales – especially from a distance due to the extremely tall blows of all of these species. However, the distinctive blue-grey coloration and vast size ...

Kids' Times: Fin Whale - NOAA Fisheries

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The Kids' Times: Volume II, Issue 3. Fin Whale. How did the fin whale get its name? The fin whale gets its name from the fin on its back that is near the tail.

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Fin whale | WWF

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The fin whale, the second largest living mammal, has been severely impacted worldwide by commercial whaling. Nearly 750,000 animals were killed in areas of ...

Fin Whales, Balaenoptera physalus ~ MarineBio.org

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Find out what's known about Fin Whales, Balaenoptera physalus, Mammalia, Cetacea, Balaenopteridae, including their world range and habitats, feeding ...

Fin Whale Species Guide - Whale and Dolphin Conservation

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Balaenoptera physalus species guide - the fin whale is the second largest of all whales and is known as the "greyhound of the sea" due to its ability to swim at ...