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Shepherd's Beaked Whale

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


Shepherd's Beaked Whale Range Map (Waters in the Southern Hemisphere)
Shepherd's Beaked Whale Range Map
(Waters in the Southern Hemisphere)


Latin Name Tasmacetus shepherdi
Conservation Status Data Deficient
Location Waters in the Southern Hemisphere
Colour Dark Brown
Length Up to 7.1 m (23 ft)
Weight Up to 3.4 tonnes (3.1 tons)
Life Expectancy - Yrs

Subspecies

There are no subspecies of Shepherd's Beaked Whale.

Interesting Facts


Shepherd's Beaked Whales are also known as:
Tasman's Beaked Whale
Tasman Beaked Whale
Tasmanian Beaked Whale
Tasman Whale

Similar Animals

Arnoux's Beaked Whale
Cuvier's Beaked Whale
Baird's Beaked Whale
Northern Bottlenose Whale
Southern Bottlenose Whale
Indo-Pacific Beaked Whale
 


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