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Mesoplodon densirostris

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lexID:
9764 
AphiaID:
137122 
Scientific:
Mesoplodon densirostris 
German:
Blainville-Schnabelwal 
English:
Blainville's Beaked Whale, Densebeak Whale 
Category:
 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Mammalia (Class) > Cetartiodactyla (Order) > Ziphiidae (Family) > Mesoplodon (Genus) > densirostris (Species) 
Initial determination:
(de Blainville, ), 1817 
Occurrence:
Tunesien, Panama, Venezuela, Portugal, the Canary Islands, The Gulf of Guinea, Equatorial Guinea, Myanmar, Hong Kong, Israel, Chile, Pakistan, Djibouti, Cameroon, Ecuador, Congo, Gambia, Morocco, Haiti, Tansania, Togo, Yemen, Tuvalu, Costa Rica, Vietnam, El Salvador, Puerto Rico, French Guiana, Somalia, Midway Islands, Guatemala, Sulu Sea , Namibia, India, Benin, Niue, Jamaica, Cuba, Ghana, Sierra Leone, Guadeloupe, Mozambique, Tasman Sea, Barbados, Iran, Tokelau, Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Uruguay, Peru, Wallis and Futuna, the Ivory Coast, Senegal, Gulf of Oman / Oman, Suriname, Nauru, Timor Sea, Northern Mariana Islands, Algeriet, Amerikansk Samoa, Angola, Antigua og Barbuda, Argentina, Australien, Bangladesh, Belize, Brasilien, Britiske øer, Canada, Cook øerne, Curacao, Dominica, Dominikanske republik, Egypten, Europæiske kyster, Fiji, Filippinerne, Fransk Polynesien, Grenada, Guam, Guyana, Honduras, Indo Stillehavet, Indonesien, Japan, Kap Verde, Kenya, Kina, Madagascar, Malaysia, Maldiverne, Marshall øerne, Martinique, Mexikanske golf, Middelhavet, Mikronesien , New Zealand, Nicaragua, Ny Kaledonien, Palau, Papua NeuGuinea , Påskeøen, Pitcairns øgruppen, Saint Kitts og Nevis, Salomonøerne, Samoa, Seychellerne, Singapore, Spanien, Sri Lanka, St. Lucia, St. Vincent og Grenadinerne, Syd Afrika, Sydatlanten, Thailand, Timor, Tonga, Trinidad og Tobago, USA, Vanuatu , Virgin Islands, U.S., Øst Afrika 
Sea depth:
1 - 2014 Meter 
Size:
bis zu 6200cm 
Weight:
1000 kg 
Temperature:
-2°C - 28°C 
Food:
Blæksprutte, Skaldyr, Små fisk, zooplankton 
Difficulty:
Not suitable for home aquaria! 
Offspring:
Not available as offspring 
Toxicity:
Toxic hazard unknown 
CITES:
Appendix II ((commercial trade possible after a safety assessment by the exporting country)) 
Red List:
Data deficient (DD) 
Related species at
Catalog of Life
:
  • Mesoplodon bidens
  • Mesoplodon bowdoini
  • Mesoplodon carlhubbsi
  • Mesoplodon europaeus
  • Mesoplodon ginkgodens
  • Mesoplodon grayi
  • Mesoplodon hectori
  • Mesoplodon hotaula
  • Mesoplodon layardii
 
Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2020-04-07 16:13:09 

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(de Blainville, 1817)

Synonyms:
Delphinus densirostris Blainville, 1817
Nodus densirostris Galbreath, 1963
Ziphius sechellensis Gray, 1846

Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Tetrapoda (Superclass) > Mammalia (Class) > Theria (Subclass) > Cetartiodactyla (Order) > Cetancodonta (Suborder) > Cetacea (Infraorder) > Odontoceti (Superfamily) > Ziphiidae (Family) > Mesoplodon (Genus) > Mesoplodon densirostris (Species)

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