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Bowhead whale

(Balaena mysticetus)

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Description

The bowhead whale (Balaena mysticetus) is a species of the family Balaenidae,in suborder Mysticeti,and genus Balaena,which once included the right whale.

Taxonomic tree:

Domain:
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum:
Class: Mammalia
Order:Cetacea
Family:Balaenidae
Genus:Balaena
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