Observations in the Species: Balaenoptera edeni
English Name: Brydes Whale
Observed on: 9th October 2013
Added to iSpot: 17th October 2013
Observed on: 13th February 2013
Added to iSpot: 13th February 2013
Description: The Bryde's whale is a baleen whale, more specifically a rorqual belonging to the same group as blue whales and humpback whales. It has twin blowholes with a low splashguard to the front. Like other rorquals, it has no teeth, but has two rows of baleen plates.
Observed on: 1st January 1970
Added to iSpot: 16th November 2011
Description: Name pronounced as " Brooddah " an old Norwegian surname.