The family Balaenidae, consisting of the Right Whale (Eubalaena glacialis), the Bowhead Whale, or Greenland Right Whale (Balaena mysticetus), and the Pygmy Right Whale (Caperea marginata), which is sometimes split off into its own family, the Neobalaenidae.
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On the Trail of the Northern Atlantic Right Whale
Description of the research tagging program of the New England Aquarium and NOAA.
Right Whale (Eubalaena glacialis)
Includes identification, natural history, photographs, distribution and status in Canada.
Right Whale Data and Maps
Extensive information from the western North Atlantic, including sighting reports, Right Whale recovery plans, and whale watch guidelines, and reports on entangled whales.
Information from the National Marine Mammal Laboratory with answers to some frequently asked questions.
Northern Right Whale on Path to Extinction
Report from the Environmental News Network. (March 18, 1999)
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