Virtual museum of Canada
Collections from Storage: A Visit to our Hidden Treasures

Whale
Accession number : G-77-650-Hi-S
Scientific Name : Balaenopteridae
English Name : Whale
French Name : Rorqual
Specimen Nature : bone
Date Collected : before 1908

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Inner ear of a whale. A very hard bone that resembles a shell.

Credits : Musée de la nature et des sciences, Sherbrooke

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