Species Balaenoptera musculus (Blue whale)

Subspecies

TaxonVernacular name (ENG)
 Balaenoptera musculus brevicaudaPygmy blue whale
 Balaenoptera musculus indica
 Balaenoptera musculus intermediaAntarctic blue whale
 Balaenoptera musculus musculusPygmy blue whale
Species profile
  • Is marine

Vernacular names for species Balaenoptera musculus

LanguageNameSource
AfrikaansblouwalvisWorms
Aleutabugulikh, omgoliaWorms, Worms
Catalanbalena blavaWorms
Chukotakhvorkhrikh, tnmerken-uiiutWorms, Worms
Czechplejtvák obrovskýWorms
Dutch; Flemishblauwe vinvisWorms
Englishblue whale, blue rorqual, great blue whale, great northern rorqual, Ostende whale, Sibbald's rorqual, sulphurbottom whale, finny whale, great rorqual, common rorqualWorms, Worms, Worms, Worms, Worms, Worms, Worms, Worms, Worms, Worms
Frenchbaleine bleue, baleine d'Ostend, baleine jubarte, rorqual bleu, rorqual de SibbaldWorms, Worms, Worms, Worms, Worms
GermanBlauwal, Riesenwal, Schanelwal, SchwefelbauchwalWorms, Worms, Worms, Worms
Icelandichrefna, steypireydr, hafreydurWorms, Worms, Worms
Indonesianpaus biru, laylan agiWorms, Worms
Italianbalenottera azzuraWorms
Japanesesiro nagasu kujira, シロナガスクジラWorms, Worms
Kalaallisut; GreenlandictunnolikWorms
Koreandaewang-goraeWorms
Malagasytrozona mangaWorms
Norwegianblaahval, heipe-reydur, rörqualWorms, Worms, Worms
Portuguesebaleia azulWorms
Russianbolshoi polosatik, goluboi kit, sinii kit, blyuvalWorms, Worms, Worms, Worms
Spanishrorcual azul, ballena azul, kila, alfaware, alfaguara, gran rorcal, rorcual giganteWorms, Worms, Worms, Worms, Worms, Worms, Worms
Swedishblaval, jattenhval, muskel finnfiskWorms, Worms, Worms
Yupik languagestakyshkok, takerrkakWorms, Worms
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