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Eubalaena glacialis (Muller, 1776)

Collector:
Collector Unknown
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Atlantic Ocean
Preparation:
Photograph
Prep Count:
1
Remarks:
View of sternum
Sex:
Unknown
Place:
Long Island, *, New York, United States, North America, North Atlantic Ocean
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
6 Dec 2007
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:
STR1958
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Eubalaena glacialis (Muller, 1776)

Collector:
Collector Unknown
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Atlantic Ocean
Preparation:
Photograph
Prep Count:
4
Remarks:
Views of carcass
Sex:
Female
Place:
Cape Race, South And East, Newfoundland, Canada, North America, North Atlantic Ocean
Collection Date:
16 Aug 1937
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
6 Dec 2007
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
SI Negative Number : 73:4190
SI Negative Number : 73-4192
SI Negative Number : 73-4190A,B
SI Negative Number : 73-4191
USNM Number:
STR1960
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Eubalaena glacialis (Muller, 1776)

Collector:
J. G. Mead
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Atlantic Ocean
Preparation:
Skull
Baleen
Partial Skull
Remarks:
Ear bone (bullae, periotics)
Sex:
Male
Place:
Wainscott, Suffolk, New York, United States, North America, North Atlantic Ocean
Collection Date:
5 Mar 1979
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
20 Aug 2014
Taxonomy:
Animalia Animalia Chordata Chordata Mammalia Mammalia Cetacea Cetacea Balaenidae Balaenidae
Published Name:
Eubalaena glacialis (Muller, 1776)
Eubalaena glacialis glacialis (Muller, 1776)
Accession Number:
333406
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : JGM 415
Other Number : SEAN4096
Whale Field Number 2 : C-402
Whale Field Number 3 : Eg 1:79
Whale Number 1 : 79:1883
USNM Number:
504886
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Eubalaena glacialis (Muller, 1776)

Collector:
Collector Unknown
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Atlantic Ocean
Preparation:
Photograph
Prep Count:
3
Remarks:
Views of skull and skeleton
Sex:
Female
Place:
Cape Lookout, Carteret, North Carolina, United States, North America, North Atlantic Ocean
Collection Date:
20 Mar 1894
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
6 Dec 2007
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:
STR81
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Eubalaena glacialis (Muller, 1776)

Collector:
Collector Unknown
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Atlantic Ocean
Preparation:
Photograph
Prep Count:
2
Remarks:
Views of sternum and scapula
Sex:
Unknown
Place:
Long Island, *, New York, United States, North America, North Atlantic Ocean
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
6 Dec 2007
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
Other Number : FMNH
USNM Number:
STR116
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Eubalaena glacialis (Muller, 1776)

Collector:
Collector Unknown
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Atlantic Ocean, Baltic Sea
Sex:
Unknown
Place:
Gotland, Gotland, Sweden, Europe, North Atlantic Ocean
Specimen Count:
1
Notes:
Van Beneden & Gervais 1880: Pl. 8, figs. 8-16
Skeletal elements disinterred in Gothland and described by Lilljebord as Balaena svedenborgii.
Record Last Modified:
20 Sep 2011
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:
STR15380
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Eubalaena glacialis (Muller, 1776)

Collector:
Collector Unknown
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Atlantic Ocean, North Sea
Sex:
Unknown
Place:
Furnes, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium, Europe, North Atlantic Ocean
Specimen Count:
1
Notes:
Van Beneden & Gervais 1880: Pl. 7, figs. 12
Fragment of a rib disinterred in Furnes.
Record Last Modified:
20 Sep 2011
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:
STR15381
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Eubalaena glacialis (Muller, 1776)

Collector:
Collector Unknown
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Atlantic Ocean
Preparation:
Photograph
Prep Count:
2
Remarks:
Views of skull and scapula
Sex:
Unknown
Place:
Long Island, *, New York, United States, North America, North Atlantic Ocean
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
6 Dec 2007
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
Other Number : AMNH
USNM Number:
STR119
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Eubalaena glacialis (Muller, 1776)

Collector:
Collector Unknown
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Atlantic Ocean, Norwegian Sea, Thames River
Bay/Sound:
Thames River
Preparation:
Skeleton
Sex:
Unknown
Place:
Greenwich, United Kingdom, Europe, North Atlantic Ocean
Collection Date:
1600
Specimen Count:
1
Notes:
Estimated to date from the 17th or 18th century. Skeleton to be exhibited at the Museum of London Dockyards.
Firth 2010
Record Last Modified:
29 Feb 2012
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:
STR15426
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Eubalaena glacialis (Muller, 1776)

Collector:
H. A. Ward
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Atlantic Ocean
Preparation:
Skull
Skeleton
Partial Skull
Photograph
Prep Count:
4
Remarks:
Ear bone (right periotic)
Views of skull and scapula
Sex:
Male
Place:
Amagansett, Suffolk, New York, United States, North America, North Atlantic Ocean
Collection Date:
Jan 1885
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
20 Aug 2014
Taxonomy:
Animalia Animalia Chordata Chordata Mammalia Mammalia Cetacea Cetacea Balaenidae Balaenidae
Published Name:
Eubalaena glacialis (Muller, 1776)
Eubalaena glacialis glacialis (Muller, 1776)
Accession Number:
021085
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
Other Number : STR00074
SI Negative Number : 11455.BMP
SI Negative Number : 11449.BMP
SI Negative Number : 11448.BMP
SI Negative Number : 14707
SI Negative Number : -
SI Negative Number : -
SI Negative Number : -
SI Negative Number : -
SI Negative Number : -
SI Negative Number : -
SI Negative Number : -
SI Negative Number : -
SI Negative Number : -
SI Negative Number : -
SI Negative Number : -
SI Negative Number : -
SI Negative Number : -
SI Negative Number : -
SI Negative Number : -
USNM Number:
A23077
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Eubalaena glacialis (Muller, 1776)

Collector:
Collector Unknown
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Locality Unknown
Preparation:
Partial Skull
Photograph
Prep Count:
2
Remarks:
Ear bone (left bulla, periotic)
Views of ear bone
Sex:
Unknown
Place:
Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown
Collection Date:
1939
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
20 Aug 2014
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Balaenidae
Published Name:
Eubalaena glacialis (Muller, 1776)
Accession Number:
153400
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
SI Negative Number : 37640-A
USNM Number:
269161
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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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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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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:
H. H. Brimely
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Atlantic Ocean
Preparation:
Cast
Model
Photograph
Prep Count:
7
Remarks:
Views of carcass
Sex:
Male
Place:
Cape Lookout, Carteret, North Carolina, United States, North America, North Atlantic Ocean
Collection Date:
17 May 1908
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
25 Aug 2014
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Balaenidae
Published Name:
Eubalaena glacialis (Muller, 1776)
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
USNM Number:
154165
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Eubalaena glacialis australis

Collector:
Collector Unknown
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
South Pacific Ocean ?
Preparation:
Photograph
Prep Count:
1
Remarks:
View of skeleton
Sex:
Unknown
Place:
Locality Unknown, New Zealand ?, Australia ?, South Pacific Ocean ?
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
24 May 2007
Taxonomy:
Animalia Animalia Chordata Chordata Mammalia Mammalia Cetacea Cetacea Balaenidae Balaenidae
Published Name:
Eubalaena glacialis australis
Eubalaena australis (Desmoulins, 1822)
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
USNM Number:
STR1959
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Eubalaena glacialis (Muller, 1776)

Collector:
Collector Unknown
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Atlantic Ocean
Preparation:
Partial Skeleton
Sex:
Unknown
Type Status:
Type
Type Citation:
Gray. 1870. 198, 204.
Place:
Lyme Regis, Dredged Up Off Lyme Regis., Dorset, England, United Kingdom, Europe, North Atlantic Ocean
Specimen Count:
1
Notes:
Redman 2004:29-30
Record Last Modified:
2 Jul 2014
Taxonomy:
Animalia Animalia Animalia Chordata Chordata Chordata Mammalia Mammalia Mammalia Cetacea Cetacea Cetacea Balaenidae Balaenidae Balaenidae
Published Name:
Eubalaena glacialis (Muller, 1776)
Eubalaena glacialis brittanicus Gray, 1870
Macleayius brittanicus Gray, 1870
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
Other Number : 338F
Other Number : 1853.1.5.2
USNM Number:
STR13903
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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

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