Learn about Bryde’s Whale (Balaenoptera edeni)

Max length: 14 m

Max weight: 40 tons

Head has a series of three prominent ridges from the area of the blowholes to the snout.  Body is dark gray overall.  Small curved dorsal fin located far down the back, the head and dorsal fin are usually not visible simultaneously.  Bryde’s whales are usually seen singly or in very small groups, only in deep water.  


Oceanic Cetacean Map

Cetacean in the Caribbean waters

You will find this specific Cetacean in the Caribbean sea
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They are curious toward boats but wary of swimmers
Extinct in Wild
Critically Endangered
Near Threatened
Least Concern