Soft plush designed by scientists
from the New England Aquarium Right Whale Research Program to exhibit
the true to life features of the critically endangered Right Whale.
16 Inches Long
New England Aquarium Right Whale
The mouth is open to show the curved jaws and the
gray baleen used to capture and strain food. On the head are white
callosities which are hardened patches of skin. Each whale exhibits a
unique callosity pattern by which researchers are able to identify
Right whales are among
the most endangered whales in the world with only about 400 individuals
in existence in the western North Atlantic Ocean.