The typical lifespan of a fin whale is roughly 75 years but some there are reports of fin whales that have lived in excess of 100 years. ("Balaenoptera physalus", 2008)
This article is unpublished.
Appears under "Life Expectancy"
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Phil Myers, Museum of Zoology, University of Michigan
Tanya Dewey, Animal Diversity Web, University of Michigan Museum of Zoology
Prashanth Mahalingam, University of Michigan
Maya Silberstein, University of Michigan
Mahalingam, P., M. Silberstein and P. Myers. 2010. "Balaenoptera physalus" (On-line), Animal Diversity Web. Accessed September 12, 2010 at http://animaldiversity.ummz.umich.edu/site/accounts/information/Balaenoptera_physalus.html.
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