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beluga

the arctic dolphin. See delphinapterus leucas.
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Acoustic monitoring and prey association for beluga whale, Delphinapterus leucas, and harbor porpoise, Phocoena phocoena, off two river mouths in Yakutat Bay, Alaska.
Cook Inlet beluga whales, Delphinapterus leucas, observed along the Anchorage Coast between 2008 and 2011: Results of a successful citizen science program.
Key words: beluga whales; Traditional Ecological Knowledge (TEK); Delphinapterus leucas; Arctic; systematic literature review
Abstract--Aerial surveys to estimate the numbers of beluga whales, Delphinapterus leucas, were flown in James Bay, eastern Hudson Bay, and Ungava Bay in Canada in the summer of 1993 on transects systematically spaced 5 or 10 nmi apart.
Correlation of a strong Alaska coastal current with the presence of beluga whales Delphinapterus leucas near Barrow, Alaska.
Socio-sexual behavioral interactions among free-ranging beluga whales, Delphinapterus leucas, have not been previously documented, to our knowledge, and are thus poorly understood.
cDNA cloning and characterization of a high affinity aryl hydrocarbon receptor in a cetacean, the beluga, Delphinapterus leucas.
Alaska's Cook Inlet is home to a group of beluga whales, Delphinapterus leucas, which is genetically distinct and geographically isolated from beluga whale populations in western Alaska and the Arctic (O'Corry-Crowe et al.