Well, I had as tough a time as you. The only info that I could find was that the bladder of a fin whale holds 5.5 gallons (Dr. Dave Casper; http://www2.ucsc.edu/seymourcenter/PDF/2.%20Ms.%20B%20measurements.pdf).
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From: "Wendy Swann" <WSWANN@zalecorp.com>
Date: 03/08/2005 06:03PM
Subject: Whale question
I hope you can help me! I have been trying to find out the size and/or
capacity of a whale bladder - more specifically, the bladder of a blue
whale. I have been unable to find that information. Can you point me
in the right direction?
Thanks for your help,
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