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Description

Balaenoptera musculus (Linnaeus, 1758), blue whale, skeleton, Longniddry, East Lothian

Museum reference

Z.1870.41

Collection

Natural Sciences

Species

Balaenoptera musculus (Linnaeus, 1758) - Blue whale

Specimen details

Specimen form: Skeleton

Collection place

Longniddry, East Lothian, Scotland, EUROPE

Associations

Previous owner of jaws: Francis, 9th Earl of Wemyss

References

A whale in the Firth of Forth, Illustrated London News, Saturday Novermber 20th 1869, No. 1567 – vol. LV

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