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Sound production by North Atlantic right whales (Eubalaena glacialis) in surface active groups

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Sound production by North Atlantic right whales (Eubalaena glacialis) in surface active groups. / Parks, S E ; Tyack, P L .

In: Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, Vol. 117, No. 5, 05.2005, p. 3297-3306.

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Parks, SE & Tyack, PL 2005, 'Sound production by North Atlantic right whales (Eubalaena glacialis) in surface active groups', Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, vol. 117, no. 5, pp. 3297-3306. https://doi.org/10.1121/1.1882946

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Parks, S. E., & Tyack, P. L. (2005). Sound production by North Atlantic right whales (Eubalaena glacialis) in surface active groups. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 117(5), 3297-3306. https://doi.org/10.1121/1.1882946

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Parks SE, Tyack PL. Sound production by North Atlantic right whales (Eubalaena glacialis) in surface active groups. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 2005 May;117(5):3297-3306. https://doi.org/10.1121/1.1882946

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Parks, S E ; Tyack, P L . / Sound production by North Atlantic right whales (Eubalaena glacialis) in surface active groups. In: Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 2005 ; Vol. 117, No. 5. pp. 3297-3306.

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