What is another word for Balaenoptera Borealis?

5 synonyms found


[ bˈaliːnˌɒptəɹə bˌɔːɹɪˈalɪs], [ bˈaliːnˌɒptəɹə bˌɔːɹɪˈalɪs], [ b_ˈa_l_iː_n_ˌɒ_p_t_ə_ɹ_ə b_ˌɔː_ɹ_ɪ__ˈa_l_ɪ_s]

Balaenoptera borealis, commonly known as the Sei whale, is a species of baleen whale found in the oceans around the world. The Sei whale is the third-largest rorqual after the blue and fin whales and is characterized by its long, thin body and narrow, pointed head. Some of the synonyms for Balaenoptera borealis include the Sardine whale, Rudolph's whale, and Pollack whale. The Sei whale is an important species for commercial whaling, and its populations were severely depleted due to overhunting. However, conservation efforts have resulted in the recovery of some populations, and the species is now considered vulnerable by the IUCN.

Synonyms for Balaenoptera borealis:

How to use "Balaenoptera borealis" in context?

The majestic whales of the baleenoptera family are some of the most impressive and distinctive creatures on the planet. The nine species of baleen whales uniqueively filter feed off of minute plankton and other small organisms in the water column. They are the largest animals on the planet and can reach speeds of up to 30 mph. The baleen whales have Sadly been over hunted and are now in serious danger of becoming extinct.

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