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Status in World Register of Marine Species

Accepted name: Balaenoptera acutorostrata Lacépède, 1804

Scientific synonyms and common names

Balaenoptera acutorostrata Lacepede, 1804

Common names

Dwergvinvis [Dutch]
Minke whale [English]
Petit rorqual [French]
Rorcual enano [Spanish]

FAO Species Code

BALAEN Bal 1 [FAO Species code]
MIW [FAO Species code]

Minke whale (Balaenoptera acutorostrata)