United States, North America, North Atlantic Ocean
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Balaenopteridae
Balaenoptera acutorostrata Lacepede, 1804
Whale Field Number 1 : No number
Posterior region of skull fixed in 10% formalin; Darlene Ketten specimen brought from Woods Hole by Maya Yamato; in alcohol prep room at NMNH, 2 X 2015; Mead examined the notes field in EMu records of minke whales on the North Atlantic coasts of the United States from 1990-2015 and did not find anything that linked specimens to Ketten or Maya.