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J Exp Biol (2020) 223 (7): jeb211904.
Published: 1 April 2020
... via elastic recoil. Cetacea Mysticete Temporomandibular TMJ Morphology Biomechanics Elasticity Hampden-Sydney College Rorquals (groove-throated whales, Balaenopteridae) include humpback, fin and blue whales, the largest animals that have ever lived. During ram-propelled...
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J Exp Biol (2018) 221 (23): jeb189233.
Published: 4 December 2018
... in utero ( Schell et al., 1989 ), which typically appears as a bend ( Fig. 4 C). The cambered curve of bowhead/right whale baleen (entirely absent or barely detectable in other mysticete species; Werth and Potvin, 2016 ) may relate to flexibility, possibly by stiffening plates the way corrugations...
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J Exp Biol (2017) 220 (20): 3717–3723.
Published: 15 October 2017
... shearing in dolphin cadavers shows tags para-sagittal and anterior to the dorsal fin cause the least trauma, but pain remains a concern. Delphinus Telemetry Tracking Implantable Mysticete Odontocete Tagging of large cetaceans to track their migratory movements has been undertaken since...
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J Exp Biol (2013) 216 (7): 1152–1159.
Published: 1 April 2013
... 7 8 2012 24 11 2012 © 2013. Published by The Company of Biologists Ltd 2013 Cetacea mysticete whale filter feeding biomechanics hydrodynamics Baleen is not a static material. The filtering apparatus of whales (Cetacea: Mysticeti) is usually compared to a net or sieve...
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J Exp Biol (2013) 216 (3): 427–436.
Published: 1 February 2013
.... * Author for correspondence ( [email protected] ) 11 5 2012 9 10 2012 © 2013. 2013 blubber capital breeder energy storage life history Balaenoptera acutorostrata morphometrics mysticete Life history describes how an animal allocates energy to growth...
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