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Humpback Whales, Minke Whales etc.

The family balaenopteridae consists of nine species of Rorqual whales, also called the baleen whales. Named for the baleen plates inside their mouth used to filter feed, this family includes the blue whale, that largest animal to ever live on earth.



ITEMS in the Family: Balaenopteridae

Minke Whale  (Balaenoptera acutorostrata)
Minke Whale Skull
North Atlantic Right Whale Pelvis and Femur (Eubalaena glacialis)
North Atlantic Right Whale Pelvis and Femur
Museum Quality Replica
Humpback Whale (Megaptera novaeangliae)
Humpback Whale Vertebrae
Museum Quality Replica