Subject: Cetacean definition

Michael Williamson (
Sat, 15 Feb 1997 16:25:01 -0500 (EST)

Date: Thu, 13 Feb 1997 13:26:33 -0500 (EST)
From: Kim Marshall <kim@Whale.Org>
Subject: Re: Forrest's question

>What is cetology.  I need to know!!!!!

Cetology is the  term now used for the study of cetaceans.  Cetus is latin
for whale and cetacean refers to a whale or related aquatic animal (as the
dictionary says).

Does this help you?  Kim Marshall