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Escorting of a mother humpback whale ( Megaptera novaeangliae ) and the death of her calf during aggressive mating behavior

Ransome, N., Kew, A., Duque, E., Morais, M., Wright, W. and Smith, J.N.ORCID: 0000-0001-9912-422X (2022) Escorting of a mother humpback whale ( Megaptera novaeangliae ) and the death of her calf during aggressive mating behavior. Marine Mammal Science . Early View.

Link to Published Version: https://doi.org/10.1111/mms.12922
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Abstract

The humpback whale (Megatera novaengliae) is a cosmopolitan species of large whale that typically undertakes annual migrations between high latitude summer feeding areas and low latitude winter breeding and calving areas (Dawbin, 1966)...

Item Type: Journal Article
Murdoch Affiliation(s): Environmental and Conservation Sciences
Centre for Sustainable Aquatic Ecosystems
Harry Butler Institute
Publisher: Wiley
Copyright: © 2022 Society for Marine Mammalogy.
URI: http://researchrepository.murdoch.edu.au/id/eprint/64209
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