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Whale Watch Azores Bryde's whale 2004
Citation
Steiner, L., M.A. Silva, J. Zereba & M.J. Leal, 2007. Bryde's whales, Balaenoptera edeni, observed in the Azores: a new species record for the region.
Contact: Whale Watch Azores, more

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Description
Dataset information available at http://seamap.env.duke.edu/datasets/detail/432 more

7 Bryde's whales, Balaenoptera brydei, were seen several times by whale watching boats around Faial and Pico Islands, Azores. They were observed from the beginning of July until the end of August. A mother/calf pair was the most frequently observed.

Scope
Themes:
Biology > Mammals
Keywords:
Marine, Marine mammals, Whales, ANE, Azores, Balaenoptera edeni Anderson, 1878

Geographical coverage
ANE, Azores [Marine Regions]

Temporal coverage
2004

Taxonomic coverage
Balaenoptera edeni Anderson, 1878 [WoRMS]

Contributors
Whale Watch Azores, moredata creator

Related datasets
Published in:
EurOBIS: European Ocean Biogeographic Information System, more
OBIS-SEAMAP: Spatial Ecological Analysis of Megavertebrate Populations, more

Publication
Based on this dataset:
Steiner, L. et al. (2008). Bryde's whales, Balaenoptera edeni, observed in the Azores: a new species record for the region. Marine Biodiversity Records 1: e66. hdl.handle.net/10.1017/S1755267207007282, more

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Dataset status: Completed
Data type: Data
Data origin: Research: field survey
Metadatarecord created: 2009-06-09
Information last updated: 2011-04-07
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