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Bowhead Whale MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Bowhead Whale
Tree Number(s)
B01.050.150.900.649.313.875.865.130
Unique ID
D050642
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D050642
Scope Note
The species Balaena mysticetus, in the family Balaenidae, found in the colder waters of the Northern Hemisphere. The common name is derived from the extreme arching of the lower jaw.
Entry Term(s)
Balaena mysticetus
Greenland, Right Whale
Right Whale, Greenland
Registry Number
txid27602
Previous Indexing
Whales (1982-2005)
Public MeSH Note
2006; see WHALES 1998-2005
History Note
2006; use WHALES 1998-2005
Date Established
2006/01/01
Date of Entry
2005/06/30
Revision Date
2020/08/13
Bowhead Whale Preferred
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