TITLE

A Guide to Whales of New York

AUTHOR(S)
Stegemann, Eileen; Fonda, Bill
PUB. DATE
August 2010
SOURCE
New York State Conservationist;Aug2010, Vol. 65 Issue 1, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on whale species that can be found in the waters of New York. It states that most of these whales are of the baleen type which are larger in size than the toothed type and possess two blowholes. The article provides details on whales such as the Finback Whale or Balaenoptera physalus, Humpback Whale or Megaptera novaeangliae, and the North Atlantic Right Whale or Eubalaena glacialis. It also offers information related to their breathing, the use of their flukes, and their means of communication.
ACCESSION #
52768540

 

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