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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:
Mamiphères 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Mammalia (Class) > Cetacea (Order) > Hyperoodontidae (Family) > Mesoplodon (Genus) > densirostris (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Blainville, 1817) 
Occurrence:
Yemen, Midway Islands, Ghana, Equatorial Guinea, Namibia, Barbados, Niue, Hong Kong, Pakistan, Israel, Tuvalu, the Ivory Coast, Mozambique, Haiti, Cambodia, Puerto Rico, Sierra Leone, Guatemala, Suriname, Northern Mariana Islands, Tokelau, Brunei Darussalam, Jamaica, Uruguay, Wallis and Futuna, Djibouti, Gambia, Myanmar, Guadeloupe, Timor, Iran, Tunesien, Costa Rica, Cameroon, Venezuela, Congo, El Salvador, Morocco, French Guiana, Benin, Afrique de l'Est, Afrique du Sud, Algérie, Angola, Antigua et Barbuda, Argentine, Australie, Bangladesh, Belize, Brésil, Canada, Canaries, Chile, Chine, Curaçao, Dominique, Egypte, Equador, Espagne, Fidji, Golf du Guinée, golfe du Mexique, groupe Pitcairn, Guyane, Honduras, île de Guam, îles britanniques, îles de Cook, îles de Pâques, îles Marschall, îles Salomon, Inde, indo pacifique, Indonésie, Japon, Kenya, Kuba, La Grenade, Le Cap-Vert, littoraux européens, Madagascar, Malaisie, Maldives, Martinique, Méditerranée, Mer arktique, Micronésie, Nauru, Nicaragua , Nouvelle Calédonie, Nouvelle Zélande, Oman, Palau, Panama, Papouasie Nouvelle Guinée, Peru, Philippines, Polynésie Française, Portugal, Republique dominicaine, Sainte-Lucie, Samoa, Samoa américaines, Sénégal, Seychelles, Singapour, Somalie, Sri Lanka, St. Kitts et Nevis, St. Vincent et les Grenadines, Sulu Sea , Tansanie, Thaïlande, Togo, Tonga, Trinité-et-Tobago, USA, Vanuatu, Vietnam, Virgin Islands, U.S. 
Sea depth:
1 - 2014 Meter 
Size:
bis zu 470cm 
Weight:
1000 kg 
Temperature:
-2°C - 28°C 
Food:
crustacés, le zooplancton, poissons (petits poissons), seiche 
Difficulty:
Pas pour l'aquarium! 
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
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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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