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Mesoplodon densirostris

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lexID:
9764 
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:
Panama, Yemen, Portugal, Midway Islands, Ghana, Equatorial Guinea, Namibia, Sulu Sea , Niue, Hong Kong, Togo, Barbados, Israel, Tuvalu, Chile, Pakistan, Vietnam, Cuba, the Ivory Coast, Somalia, Mozambique, Haiti, Cambodia, Puerto Rico, Sierra Leone, The Gulf of Guinea, Nauru, Guatemala, Suriname, Northern Mariana Islands, India, Tokelau, Jamaica, Uruguay, Brunei Darussalam, the Canary Islands, Wallis and Futuna, Djibouti, Ecuador, Senegal, Gambia, Myanmar, Guadeloupe, Iran, Tunesien, Cameroon, Venezuela, Costa Rica, Peru, Congo, El Salvador, Morocco, French Guiana, Tansania, Arctic Sea, Gulf of Oman / Oman, Benin, Africa occidentale, Algeria, Angola, Antigua e Barbuda, Argentina, Australia, Bangladesh, Belize, Brasile, Canada , Capo Verde, Cina, Coste Europee, Curacao, Dominica, Egitto, Fiji, Filippine, Giappone, Golfo del Messico, Grenada, Guam, Guyana, Honduras, Indonesia, Indopacifico, Isola di Cook, Isola di Pasqua, Isole Britanniche, Isole Marshall, Isole Salomon, Isole Vergini, Stati Uniti, Kenia, Madagascar, Maldive, Malesia, Martinica, Mediterraneo, Micronesia, Nicaragua, Nuova Caledonia, Nuova Zelanda, Palau, Papua Nuova Guinea, Picairns, Polinesia Francese, Repubblica Dominicana, Samoa, Samoa americane, Seychelles, Singapore, Spagna, Sri Lanka, St. Kitts e Nevis, St. Lucia, St. Vincent e Grenadines, Sudafrica, Tailandia, Timor Est, Tonga, Trinidad e Tobago, USA, Vanuatu 
Sea depth:
1 - 2014 Meter 
Size:
bis zu 470cm 
Weight:
1000 kg 
Temperature:
-2°C - 28°C 
Food:
Crostacei, Piccoli pesci, Seppie, zooplancton 
Difficulty:
Non adatto agli acquari! 
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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