The pygmy right whale (Caperea marginata) is a member of the cetotheres, a
family of baleen whales, which until 2012 were thought to be extinct; previously C
The pygmy right whale, rarely seen at sea, is the smallest and most mysterious of
the baleen whales. Information about this whale is sketchy at best, since only a ...
Pygmy right whales are the smallest of the baleen whales, and contrary to what
the name suggests, the pygmy right whale is not actually a 'right whale' and is ...
Find out what's known about Pygmy Right Whales, Caperea marginata,
Mammalia, Cetacea, Neobalaenidae, including their world range and habitats,
Range Description: The pygmy right whale probably has a circumpolar
distribution in temperate waters of the Southern Hemisphere between about 30°S
Pygmy right whales belong to the Mammalian Order Cetacea, in the suborder
Mysticeti. All baleen whales belong to the suborder Mysticeti, which is Latin for ...
The pygmy right whale is a marine mammal that is part of the baleen whale
suborder and belongs to the cetacean family which is made up of whales,
The pygmy right whale is the smallest of the baleen whales. It is found in cold
waters in the Southern Hemisphere. It is 13- 20 feet in length and weighs around
Learn more about the Pygmy right whale - with amazing Pygmy right whale
photos and facts on ARKive.
Dec 18, 2012 ... The pygmy right whale, a mysterious and elusive creature that rarely comes to
shore, is the last living relative of an ancient group of whales ...