Greenland/Baffin Bay Mammals

Mammals seen around the Baffin Bay area. West Greenland and Nunavut

Small
Northern Collared Lemming 1
Dicrostonyx groenlandicus
Small
Brown Lemming 2
Lemmus trimucronatus
Small
Arctic Hare 3
Lepus arcticus
Small
Muskox 4
Ovibos moschatus
Small
Polar Bear 5
Ursus maritimus
Small
Alopex lagopus 6
Vulpes lagopus
Small
Ringed Seal 7
Pusa hispida
Small
Phoca groenlandica 8
Pagophilus groenlandicus
Small
Bearded Seal 9
Erignathus barbatus
Small
Walrus 10
Odobenus rosmarus
Small
Narwhal 11
Monodon monoceros
Small
Fin Whale 12
Balaenoptera physalus
Small
Humpback Whale 13
Megaptera novaeangliae
Small
Bowhead Whale 14
Balaena mysticetus
Small
Harp Seal 8
Pagophilus groenlandicus
Small
Beluga 15
Delphinapterus leucas
Small
Long-finned Pilot Whale 16
Globicephala melas
Small
Sperm Whale 17
Physeter macrocephalus
Small
Caribou 18
Rangifer tarandus
Small
Common Seal 19
Phoca vitulina
Small
Orca 20
Orcinus orca
Small
Common Porpoise 21
Phocoena phocoena
Small
Minke Whale 22
Balaenoptera acutorostrata
Small
Blue Whale 23
Balaenoptera musculus

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