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Eubalaena glacialis (Muller, 1776)

Collector:
South Carolina Department of Natural Resources
James Powell
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Atlantic Ocean
Preparation:
Skeleton
Remarks:
right flipper
Sex:
Unknown
Place:
Cape Island, Charleston, South Carolina, United States, North America, North Atlantic Ocean
Collection Date:
16 Mar 2012
Specimen Count:
1
Notes:
Rope entanglement around right flipper.
National Ocean Service, Stranding Sample Collection Report
Record Last Modified:
22 Sep 2015
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Balaenidae
Published Name:
Eubalaena glacialis (Muller, 1776)
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : SC 1118
Other Number : MME18693
USNM Number:
593566
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Eubalaena glacialis (Muller, 1776)

Collector:
Collector Unknown
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Indian Ocean
Preparation:
Skull
Skeleton
Sex:
Unknown
Type Status:
Type
Type Citation:
Van Beneden, P. J. & Gervais, F. L. 1880[1868-1879]. Ostéographie des cétacés, vivants et fossiles, comprenant la description et l'iconographie du squelette et du système dentaire de ces animaux, ainsi que des documents relatifs a leur histoire naturelle. fig. 1, pl. 7.
Place:
Cap Saint Sebastian, Madagascar, Indian Ocean
Collection Date:
17 Jan 1854
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
20 Sep 2011
Taxonomy:
Animalia Animalia Animalia Chordata Chordata Chordata Mammalia Mammalia Mammalia Cetacea Cetacea Cetacea Balaenidae Balaenidae Balaenidae
Published Name:
Eubalaena glacialis (Muller, 1776)
Eubalaena glacialis biscayensis Eschrict, 1860
Balaena biscayensis Eschrict, 1860
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
Other Number : STR14286
USNM Number:
STR13904
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Eubalaena glacialis (Muller, 1776)

Collector:
G. Davidson
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Atlantic Ocean, Delaware Bay
Bay/Sound:
Delaware Bay
Preparation:
Skull
Skeleton
Photograph
Prep Count:
3
Remarks:
Views of skeleton
Sex:
Unknown
Stage:
Immature
Type Status:
Type
Type Citation:
Cope, E. D. 29 Aug 1865 ["1865 Aug 29"]. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia. 17: 169.
Place:
Delaware River, opposite Philadelphia on the coast of New Jersey (see Hershkovitz 1966:190), *, New Jersey, United States, North America, North Atlantic Ocean
Collection Date:
23 Apr 1861
Specimen Count:
1
Notes:
Type of Balaena cisarctica Cope, 1865: skull and skeleton. See also ANSP 1885, str00053, which have similar data. sternum missing. skeletal length 31.5', with allowance for intervertebral disks, 37' (cope 1865). was once 1160 cm in this file. ;
Date of collection seems to have been derived from ANSP 1885.
Record Last Modified:
26 Jun 2015
Taxonomy:
Animalia Animalia Animalia Chordata Chordata Chordata Mammalia Mammalia Mammalia Cetacea Cetacea Cetacea Balaenidae Balaenidae Balaenidae
Published Name:
Eubalaena glacialis (Muller, 1776)
Eubalaena glacialis cisarctica Cope, 1865
Balaena cisarctica Cope, 1865
Accession Number:
207833
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
Other Number : AN002817
Other Number : STR00053
USNM Number:
301637
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Further notes on Eubalaena glacialis (Bonn.)

Author:
Andrews, R.C
Type:
Citations
Date:
1909
Topic:
Northern right whale
Right whale
Black right whale
Distribution
Morphology--External morphology
External morphology--External photographs
External photographs
Coloration
External morphology--External measurement
External measurement
External morphometrics
Taxonomy:
Cetacea--Mysticetes--Balaenidae--Eubalaena--glacialis
Data Source:
Marine Mammals Bibliography

Eubalaena glacialis (Muller, 1776)

Collector:
Collector Unknown
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Atlantic Ocean
Preparation:
Skull
Sex:
Female
Place:
Ponta Delgada, Madeira, North Atlantic Ocean
Collection Date:
27 Feb 1967
Specimen Count:
1
Notes:
Redman, N. (2014). Whales' Bones of France, Southern Europe, Middle East and North Africa. Teddington, England, Redman Publishing. p. 76-77
Record Last Modified:
4 Nov 2015
Taxonomy:
Animalia Animalia Chordata Chordata Mammalia Mammalia Cetacea Cetacea Balaenidae Balaenidae
Published Name:
Eubalaena glacialis (Muller, 1776)
Eubalaena glacialis glacialis (Muller, 1776)
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
USNM Number:
STR7361
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Eubalaena glacialis (Muller, 1776)

Collector:
Collector Unknown
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Atlantic Ocean
Preparation:
Skull
Skeleton
Sex:
Male
Place:
46 miles off the Delaware coast, Delaware, United States, North America, North Atlantic Ocean
Collection Date:
29 Jun 2010
Specimen Count:
1
Notes:
Garron e-mail 2 VII 2010. Discovered 46 miles off Delaware coast and towed into Delaware Seashore State Park by the Coast Guard. Necropsied 1 VII. Skeleton to go to Massachusetts. Skeleton finally came to the Smithsonian.
Prepared by Tom French, transported to SI by Michael Moore and Charley Poter, 18 XI 2013.
From: Michael Moore [mailto:mmoore@whoi.edu] Sent: Thursday, November 21, 2013 10:48 PM To: Potter, Charley; French, Tom (MISC) Cc: Yamato, Maya; Ososky, John; Mead, James; Thornton, Steven W. Subject: Re: rt whl bone wts Thanks Charlie - On 11/21/2013 7:52 PM, Potter, Charley wrote: Hey guys, Steve and I finally got a few wts on rt whl we just brought down (593893) Left mandible: 255.5 lbs Right mandible 254.0 lbs Skull 920 lbs (901 + 18.9 for fragment) Rt ulna 5.50 kg Rt radius 9.60 kg Has notch from line Lf ulna 5.70 kg Lf radius 11.68 kg Weights for skull and jaws include rigging. Will let skull and parts sit for ten days or so in bldg and see if wts chg.
Link showing arrival at the Garber Facility: http://blogs.smithsonianmag.com/aroundthemall/2013/12/watch-a-1400-pound-right-whale-skull-arrive-at-the-smithsonian
From: Potter, Charley Sent: Tuesday, February 18, 2014 3:14 PM To: 'Michael Moore'; 'French, Tom (MISC)' Cc: Yamato, Maya; Ososky, John; Mead, James; Thornton, Steven W. Subject: RE: rt whl bone wts Hello everyone, John and I weighed the rt whl bones again this afternoon. Here are weights: Left Mandible: 235 lbs Rigth mandible: 237 Skull (plus fragment) 866.5 Note wts below include rigging those above do not. Wts with rigging: Left Mandible: 238 lbs Right mandible: 241 Skull plus fragment: 878 cwp
Record Last Modified:
1 Oct 2015
Taxonomy:
Animalia Animalia Chordata Chordata Mammalia Mammalia Cetacea Cetacea Balaenidae Balaenidae
Published Name:
Eubalaena glacialis (Muller, 1776)
Eubalaena glacialis glacialis (Muller, 1776)
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : 1124
Other Number : MME18676
USNM Number:
593893
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The Black Right Whale, Eubalaena glacialis, in the Cantabrian Sea

Author:
Aguilar, A
Type:
Citations
Date:
1981
Topic:
Northern right whale
Right whale
Black right whale
Taxonomy:
Cetacea--Mysticetes--Balaenidae--Eubalaena--glacialis
Data Source:
Marine Mammals Bibliography

Rare Sighting of a Right Whale, (Eubalaena Glacialis)

Author:
Beamish, P
Type:
Citations
Date:
1981
Topic:
Northern right whale
Right whale
Black right whale
Sighting ?? Sighting forms
Taxonomy:
Cetacea--Mysticetes--Balaenidae--Eubalaena--glacialis
Data Source:
Marine Mammals Bibliography

Right whale (Eubalaena glacialis) sighting off San Clemente Island, California

Author:
Carretta, J.V
Lynn, M. S
LeDuc, C. A
Type:
Citations
Date:
1994
Topic:
Northern right whale
Right whale
Black right whale
Sighting ?? Sighting forms
Distribution
Taxonomy:
Cetacea--Mysticetes--Balaenidae--Eubalaena--glacialis
Data Source:
Marine Mammals Bibliography

The right whale, Eubalaena glacialis, in the western North Atlantic

Author:
Reeves, R. R
Mead, J. G
Katona, S. K
Type:
Citations
Date:
1978
Topic:
Northern right whale
Right whale
Black right whale
Distribution
Whaling
History
Taxonomy:
Cetacea--Mysticetes--Balaenidae--Eubalaena--glacialis
Data Source:
Marine Mammals Bibliography

Final recovery plan for the northern right whales Eubalaena glacialis

Author:
Anonymous [ascribed to Right Whale Recovery Team]
Type:
Citations
Date:
1991
Topic:
Northern right whale
Right whale
Black right whale
Distribution
Systematics
Geographical variation
Feeding - Foraging
Reproductions
Mortality
Abundance
Fishery interaction
Pollution
Stranding ?? Stranding forms
Taxonomy:
Cetacea--Mysticetes--Balaenidae--Eubalaena--glacialis
Data Source:
Marine Mammals Bibliography

Eubalaena glacialis (Muller, 1776)

Collector:
New England Aquarium (NEA)
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Atlantic Ocean
Preparation:
Baleen
Sex:
Female
Stage:
Mature
Place:
Bodie Island, carcass found floating, North Carolina, United States, North America, North Atlantic Ocean
Collection Date:
7 Feb 2004
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
31 Aug 2015
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Balaenidae
Published Name:
Eubalaena glacialis (Muller, 1776)
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : NEA 1004
Whale Field Number 2 : VMSM 20041004
Other Number : STR15203
USNM Number:
593428
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Right whales (Eubalaena glacialis), in the western north Atlantic: a catalog of individuals

Author:
Crone, M. J
Kraus, S. D
Type:
Citations
Date:
1990
Topic:
Northern right whale
Right whale
Black right whale
Morphology--External morphology
External morphology--External illustration
External illustration
External morphology--External photographs
External photographs
Mark and recapture ?? Marking
Taxonomy:
Cetacea--Mysticetes--Balaenidae--Eubalaena--glacialis
Data Source:
Marine Mammals Bibliography

Sightings of right whales, Eubalaena glacialis, on the Scotian shelf, 1966-1972

Author:
Mitchell, E. D
Kozicki, V. M
Reeves, R. R
Type:
Citations
Place:
Atlantic
Date:
1986
Topic:
Northern right whale
Right whale
Black right whale
Sighting ?? Sighting forms
Abundance
Taxonomy:
Cetacea--Mysticetes--Balaenidae--Eubalaena--glacialis
Data Source:
Marine Mammals Bibliography

Right whale, Eubalaena glacialis, sightings in waters off Newfoundland and Labrador and the Gulf of St. Lawrence

Author:
Lien, J
Sears, R
Stenson, G. B
Jones, P. W
I-Hsun Ni
Type:
Citations
Date:
1989
Topic:
Northern right whale
Right whale
Black right whale
Distribution
Sighting ?? Sighting forms
Taxonomy:
Cetacea--Mysticetes--Balaenidae--Eubalaena--glacialis
Data Source:
Marine Mammals Bibliography

Structure and causes of dermal excresences in Pacific right whales (Eubalaena glacialis sieboldii Gray)

Author:
Sokolov, V. E
Type:
Citations
Date:
1972
1972 [1961]
Notes:
National Research Council of Canada, Technical Translation 1528, translated by G. Belkov.
Topic:
Northern right whale
Right whale
Black right whale
Anatomy
Histology
Taxonomy:
Cetacea--Mysticetes--Balaenidae--Eubalaena--glacialis
Data Source:
Marine Mammals Bibliography

Significant aggregations of the endangered right whale, Eubalaena glacialis, on the continental shelf of Nova Scotia

Author:
Stone, G
Kraus, S
Prescott, J
Hazard, K
Type:
Citations
Date:
1988
Notes:
NAMMA Newsletter #11.
Topic:
Northern right whale
Right whale
Black right whale
Distribution
Abundance
Taxonomy:
Cetacea--Mysticetes--Balaenidae--Eubalaena--glacialis
Data Source:
Marine Mammals Bibliography

Historic distribution and abundance of the right whale (Eubalaena glacialis) in the North Pacific, Bering Sea, Gulf of Okhotsk and Sea of Japan from the Maury Whale Charts

Author:
Scarff, J. E
Type:
Citations
Date:
1991
Topic:
Northern right whale
Right whale
Black right whale
Distribution
Taxonomy:
Cetacea--Mysticetes--Balaenidae--Eubalaena--glacialis
Data Source:
Marine Mammals Bibliography

Eubalaena glacialis (Muller, 1776)

Collector:
Collector Unknown
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Locality Unknown
Sex:
Unknown
Place:
Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
5 Aug 2011
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Balaenidae
Published Name:
Eubalaena glacialis (Muller, 1776)
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
USNM Number:
STR14163
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division

Eubalaena glacialis (Muller, 1776)

Collector:
Collector Unknown
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Locality Unknown
Sex:
Unknown
Place:
Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
5 Aug 2011
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Balaenidae
Published Name:
Eubalaena glacialis (Muller, 1776)
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
USNM Number:
STR14162
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division

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