Science Biology Flora and Fauna Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Mysticeti Balaenopteridae Balaenoptera acutorostrata
Balaenoptera acutorostrata, the minke whale, is the smallest of the rorquals, with a length of 7 to 10 meters and a weight of up to 10 tons.
Hunting the Minke
Photos and excerpt from the article in National Geographic.
Species account with photo and song recordings from the Mammal Society.
Minke Whale (Balaenoptera acutorostrata)
Includes identification, natural history, video, photographs and status in Canada.
Northeast Pacific Minke Whale Project
Current research is investigating the stock structure and number of minke whales in the Northeast Pacific.
Northern Hemisphere Minke Whale
Description, biology, threats and conservation of Balaenoptera acutorostrata, provided by Arkive.
Last update:April 26, 2015 at 22:53:40 UTC