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Record #27132:

The wax plug in the external auditory meatus of the mysticeti / P.E. Purves.

Title: The wax plug in the external auditory meatus of the mysticeti / P.E. Purves.
Author(s): Purves, P. E.
Date: 1955.
In: Discovery Reports. (1955.), Vol. 27 (1955)
Abstract: Presents examination of structure and composition of specimens of wax plug obtained from rorqual whale Balaenoptera physalus during Discovery Investigations. Suggests that plugs provide promising method for age determination.
Notes:

Discovery Reports. Vol. 27 :293-302 (1955).

Keywords: 59 -- Zoology.
599(26) -- Sea mammals.
599.51 -- Mysticeti.
599.511 -- Balaenopteridae.
591.139 -- Animals, ageing.
59.087 -- Age determination, zoology.
91(08) -- Expeditions: 1925-51 Discovery Investigations.
H6 -- Zoology: mammals.
(*7) -- Antarctic regions.
SPRI record no.: 27132

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