Megaptera novaeangliae (Borowski, 1781)

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Specimen Count
1
Item was destructively sampled. Tissue and/or parts (small quantity of bone dust) were sent to Mark Todd Clementz, University of Wyoming, on 17 Feb 2009. For reference, see Transaction No. 2049878
Item was destructively sampled. Tissue and/or parts (1 g of bone dust) were sent to Christyann Darwent, University of California, Davis, on 24 Jun 2012. For reference, see Transaction No. 2063024
Record Last Modified
29 Nov 2016
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Mammals
Vertebrate Zoology
Collection Date
15 Aug 1939
Accession Number
157799
Other Numbers
Whale Field Number 1 : 074
USNM Number
269982
Collector
A. Van De Venter
Ocean/Sea/Gulf
North Pacific Ocean, Bering Sea
Published Name
Megaptera novaeangliae (Borowski, 1781)
Place
Akutan, Off Akutan, Aleutian Islands, Alaska, United States, North America, North Pacific Ocean
Preparation
Skull
Sex
Female
Taxonomy
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Balaenopteridae
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division