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CAVS: 1571

Species Balaenoptera borealis Lesson, 1828

Sei Whale


Taxonomic Decision for Synonymy




South Australia, Victoria

Extra Distribution Information

Circumglobal but probably not into coldest waters.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Spencer Gulf Shelf Province (33), Western Bass Strait Shelf Transition (34), Tasmanian Shelf Province (36)

Ecological Descriptors

Continental shelf, migratory, oceanic, pelagic, predator.


History of changes

Note that this list may be incomplete for dates prior to September 2013.
Published As part of group Action Date Action Type Compiler(s)
16-Dec-2010 20-Aug-2013 MODIFIED
12-Feb-2010 (import)