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Mesoplodon densirostris

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lexID:
9764 
AphiaID:
-999 
Scientific:
Mesoplodon densirostris 
German:
Blainville-Schnabelwal 
English:
Blainville's Beaked Whale, Densebeak Whale 
Category:
 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Mammalia (Class) > Cetacea (Order) > Hyperoodontidae (Family) > Mesoplodon (Genus) > densirostris (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Blainville, 1817) 
Occurrence:
The Gulf of Guinea, Nauru, Guatemala, Suriname, Northern Mariana Islands, India, Tokelau, Brunei Darussalam, Jamaica, Uruguay, the Canary Islands, Wallis and Futuna, Djibouti, Ecuador, Senegal, Gambia, Myanmar, Guadeloupe, Iran, Tunesien, Peru, Cameroon, Venezuela, Costa Rica, Congo, El Salvador, Morocco, French Guiana, Arctic Sea, Tansania, Benin, Gulf of Oman / Oman, Panama, Portugal, Yemen, Midway Islands, Ghana, Equatorial Guinea, Namibia, Sulu Sea , Barbados, Niue, Hong Kong, Togo, Chile, Pakistan, Israel, Tuvalu, Vietnam, Cuba, the Ivory Coast, Somalia, Mozambique, Haiti, Cambodia, Puerto Rico, Sierra Leone, 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, Salomonøerne, Samoa, Seychellerne, Singapore, Spanien, Sri Lanka, St. Kitts og Nevis, St. Lucia, St. Vincent og Grenadinerne, Syd Afrika, Thailand, Timor, Tonga, Trinidad og Tobago, USA, Vanuatu , Virgin Islands, U.S., Øst Afrika 
Sea depth:
1 - 2014 Meter 
Size:
bis zu 470cm 
Weight:
1000 kg 
Temperature:
-2°C - 28°C 
Food:
Blæksprutte, Skaldyr, Små fisk, zooplankton 
Difficulty:
Not suitable for home aquaria! 
Offspring:
None 
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
 
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Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2016-06-12 11:36:19 

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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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