balaena balaena


  • (n) type genus of the Balaenidae: Greenland whales


  • Rare sighting of bowhead whale in Cape Cod Bay

    For only the second time in recorded history, the blubbery Balaena mysticetus — a filter-feeding whale from way up north — has been spotted this far south.
    on April 21, 2014     Source: The Standard-Times

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