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Synonyms for Balaenopteridae

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The general conformation of the vertebrae and humerus, however, together with the age of the deposits from whence it came, indicate the specimen represents a less derived member of the Balaenopteridae (Pia, 1937).
The geochronologically younger, and very diverse latest Miocene Isla Cedros local fauna of Baja California contains a great diversity of Cetacea, and these include at least two species of herpetocetine Cetotheriidae and six species of Balaenopteridae (Barnes, 1984, 1991, 1992a, b, 1993; Aranda-Manteca & Barnes, 1995; Gascon-Romero et al.
Balaenopteridae The common baleen whales in California waters were blue, fin, and humpback whales.
Mammalia Balaenopteridae Balaenoptera borealis Lesson, + 1828 Salpae + Ctenophora + Chelonidea + Number of species (taxa) 19 17 45 (1) Recorded in whale-shark-associated schools.
Abstract: Nineteen species of cetaceans (families Balaenopteridae, Kogiidae, Physeteridae, Ziphiidae and Delphinidae) occur in the Costa Rican Pacific Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ).