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Physeter macrocephalus, sperm whale, lower jaw with scrimshaw engraving depicting both the sperm whale and the sailing ship Woodlark and its boats capturing it off the Banda Islands, Banda Sea, Indonesia, 7 April 1843.
species: Physeter macrocephalus Linnaeus, 1758 - Sperm whale
Specimen form: Skeleton
Banda Sea, Indonesia, Southeast Asia
Crichton, Benjamin Thomas, 1840 (fl.)
Collector: Hardie, William, 1840 - 1843 (fl.)
Depicted: Woodlark (sailing ship)
Window on the World (29 Jul 2011)
National Museum of Scotland
Turner, 1872, Proc.R.Soc.Edinb. VII, 633-5, figd.
Turner, 1904, Ann.Scott.Nat.Hist., 5
Herman, 1992, Cetacean Specimens NMS, 38-40
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