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Blainville's Beaked Whale

Blainville's Beaked Whale
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The size of a Blainville's Beaked Whale compared to an average human
The size of a Blainville's Beaked Whale
compared to an average human


Blainville's Beaked Whale Range Map (Tropical & Temperate Waters Worldwide)
Blainville's Beaked Whale Range Map
(Tropical & Temperate Waters Worldwide)
Latin Name Mesoplodon densirostris
Conservation Status Data Deficient
Location Temperate & Tropical Waters Worldwide
Colour Dark Blue/Grey
Length Up to 4.6 m (15 ft)
Weight Up to 1,000 Kg (2,205 lb)
Life Expectancy -

Subspecies

There are no subspecies of Blainville's Beaked Whale.

Interesting Facts

Blainville's Beaked Whales are also known as:
Densebeak Whale

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