Nelson, entrance to Waimea River, Nelson, South Island, New Zealand, Australia, South Pacific Ocean
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Balaenopteridae
Balaenoptera physalus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Whale Field Number 1 : No number
Skeleton on exhibit in the Otago Museum, Dunedin, NZ (XII 2013). Skeleton is mpounted with both sides of baleen, the right anterior is white. Captain Jackson Barry exhibited it around New Zealand until it was purchased by the Otagpo Museum.