The sei whale Balaenoptera borealis, is a baleen whale, the third-largest rorqual
after the blue whale and the fin whale. It inhabits most oceans and adjoining ...
The sei whale is one of the fastest whales, reaching speeds of up to 30 miles per
hour. Sei whales inhabit all oceans and adjoining seas except in tropical and ...
This fast cetacean inhabits all oceans and adjoining seas except in tropical and
polar regions. The sei whale became a major target for commercial whaling after
Nov 23, 2012 ... Sei Whale (Balaenoptera borealis) Photo: NMFS Northeast Fisheries Science
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The sei whale is smaller in size than the fin whale (Balaenoptera physalus), and
can be distinguished from this similar species because it has symmetrical ...
Find out what's known about Sei Whales, Balaenoptera borealis, Mammalia,
Cetacea, Balaenopteridae, including their world range and habitats, feeding ...
Sei whales are the least known of the rorqual family, and at sea they may be
confused with other rorqual whales, including the fin whale and the Bryde's
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Sei Whale Statistics Maximum length: 17.7m (58ft) males / 20m (66ft) females.
Adult weight: 33 tonnes. Life span: 60 years. Sexual maturity: 8 - 11 years
Older catch and sightings records of Sei Whales, particularly prior to 1972,
tended to include Bryde's Whales, and possibly Omura's Whales, in counts of "sei
Fact sheet describing the life history, distribution, habitat, and state and federal
status of the Sei Whale.