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Balaenoptera bonaerensis Burmeister, 1867
Family: Balaenopteridae
Order: Cetacea
English: Antarctic minke whale, Southern minke whale
French: Petit rorqual austral
Spanish: Ballena minke Antártica
German: Antarktischer Zwergwal There's a German version of this page!)
Norwegian: Sørlig vågehval, Antarktis vågehval (There's a Norwegian version of this page!)
Migration: interoceanic
CMS-Status: App II
Red List 2000: LRcd

More about whales and dolphins from:
Riede, K. (2001): Global Register of Migratory Species. Weltregister wandernder Tierarten. (p. 64-68)

To gather more information about whales in general see the link collection at connotea.org: cetacea
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(Last update: 17.7.2007 by A. Tappenhölter)