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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:
Däggdjur 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Mammalia (Class) > Cetartiodactyla (Order) > Ziphiidae (Family) > Mesoplodon (Genus) > densirostris (Species) 
Initial determination:
(de Blainville, ), 1817 
Occurrence:
Midway Islands, Somalia, Namibia, Guatemala, Sulu Sea , India, Benin, Niue, Jamaica, Cuba, Ghana, Sierra Leone, Mozambique, Guadeloupe, Tasman Sea, Barbados, Iran, Tokelau, Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Uruguay, Peru, Wallis and Futuna, the Ivory Coast, Senegal, Gulf of Oman / Oman, Nauru, Suriname, Timor Sea, Northern Mariana Islands, Tunesien, Panama, the Canary Islands, Venezuela, Portugal, The Gulf of Guinea, Myanmar, Equatorial Guinea, Hong Kong, Israel, Chile, Pakistan, Cameroon, Djibouti, Congo, Ecuador, Morocco, Gambia, Haiti, Tansania, Togo, Yemen, Tuvalu, Costa Rica, Vietnam, El Salvador, Puerto Rico, French Guiana, Algeriet, Amerikanska Samoa, Angola, Antigua och Barbuda, Argentina, Australien, Bangladesh, Belize, Brasilien, Brittiska öarna, Curacao, Dominica, Dominikanska Republiken, Egypten, Europeiska kusten, Fiji, Filippinerna, Franska Polynesien, Grenada, Guam, Guyana, Honduras, Indiska Oceanen - Stilla Havet, Indonesien, Japan, Kanada, Kap Verde, Kenya, Kina, Kokosöarna, Madagaskar, Malaysia, Maldiverna, Marschallöarna, Martinique, Medelhavet, Mexicanska golfen, Mikronesien, Nicaragua, Nya Kaledonien, Nya Zeeland, Östafrika, Palau, Papua Nya Guinea, Påsköarna, Pitcairnöarna, Saint Kitts och Nevis, Salomonöarna, Samoa, Seychellerna , Singapore, South Atlantic , Spanien, Sri Lanka, St Vincent och Grenadinerna, St. Lucia, Sydafrika, Thailand, Timor, Tonga, Trinidad och Tobago, USA, Vanuatu , Virgin Islands, U.S. 
Sea depth:
1 - 2014 Meter 
Size:
bis zu 6200cm 
Weight:
1000 kg 
Temperature:
-2°C - 28°C 
Food:
Sepia, Skaldjur, Småfisk, 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
 
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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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