Right Whales

Balaenidae

Southern Right Whale

Eubalaena australis TL 13.5–17m What does it look like? Large, thickset whale (weighing up to 80 tonnes), with no dorsal fin and body tapering to thin tail. Generally dark brown to bluish-black, with numerous white callosities on head and around jaw. Blow distinctly V shaped. Where is it found? In Australia, most commonly seen from south-western WA to south-eastern Vic. What are i...