Pilot whale vertebra

Date
Early 20th Century
Description
Thoracic vertebra from a species of pilot whale (Globicephala sp.). Pilot whales are large members of the dolphin family (Family Delphinidae) and can grow up to 7 meteres in length.
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Object detail

Date
Early 20th Century
Medium
animal/bone/natural material
Measurements
19.7 x 18.8 x 11.3
Accession number
516-500533
Object type
Harry Brookes Allen Museum Anatomy Category

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