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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 ...

Sei whale | WWF


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  ...

Sei Whale (Balaenoptera borealis) - Office of Protected Resources ...


Nov 23, 2012 ... Sei Whale (Balaenoptera borealis) Photo: NMFS Northeast Fisheries Science Center. Did You Know? · Often found with pollack in Norway, the ...

Sei Whale Fact Sheet - NYS Dept. of Environmental Conservation


Fact sheet describing the life history, distribution, habitat, and state and federal status of the Sei Whale.

Sei Whale & Bryde's Whale | American Cetacean Society


Sei (pronounced "say") and Bryde's (pronounced "broodus") whales are so similar that it was not until the early 1900's that the whalers realized they were ...

Balaenoptera borealis — Sei Whale - Department of the Environment


Other names: Balaenoptera borealis borealis Sei Whale Northern Hemisphere; Balaenoptera borealis schlegellii Sei Whale Southern Hemisphere (Rice 1998) ...

Balaenoptera borealis (Coalfish Whale, Pollack Whale, Rudophi's ...


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  ...

Sei Whale Species Guide - WDC - Whale and Dolphin Conservation


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 whale.

Sei whales - Cool Antarctica

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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

Sei Whale | Population, Pictures, Facts & More


Like all baleens, Sei Whales open their mouths while swimming to gulp in large amounts of water. They then strain the water back out through their baleens (a ...

Sei Whale
Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Mammalia
Order: Cetacea Family: Balaenopteridae Genus: Balaenoptera
Species: Balaenoptera borealis
The Sei Whale (Balaenoptera borealis) is a large baleen whale, and as such is one of the largest animals in the world. Following very scale hunting of Sei Whales in the Southern Ocean during middle part of the twentieth century... More »
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Sei Whale | Species | WWF


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 ...

Sei Whales, Balaenoptera borealis ~ MarineBio.org


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

Sei whale videos, photos and facts - Balaenoptera borealis | ARKive


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 ...