Blainville's beaked whale (Mesoplodon densirostris), or the dense-beaked whale
, is the widest ranging mesoplodont whale and perhaps the most documented.
A particularly easy species to identify, Blainville's beaked whale has two
distinctive horn-like teeth that grow from bulges in the lower jaw, and may be
Mesoplodon densirostris (de Blainville, 1817). English: Blainville's beaked whale.
German: Blainville-Zweizahnwal Spanish: Zifio de Blainville
Range Description: Blainville's beaked whales (also referred to as densebeaked
whales) occur in temperate and tropical waters of all oceans (Mead 1989).
Three species of beaked whales have been visually documented in Hawaiian
waters - Cuvier's beaked whale (Ziphius cavirostris), Blainville's beaked whale ...
Blainville's beaked whales are thought to have the widest range of all species in
their genus Mesoplodon. This cosmopolitan species occurs in every ocean with ...
Blainville's Beaked Whale (Mesoplodon densirostris). Illustration by Pieter A.
Folkens. Description. A medium-sized whale that reaches lengths of 4.6-4.9 m
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Jan 29, 2015 ... A rare encounter with two Blainville's Beaked Whales off the coast of Kona,
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Apr 2, 2008 ... Whilst sailing (or drifting as we were at the time) from Portugal to Lanzarote we
enjoyed the company of these two beautiful beaked whales for ...
The Blainville's beaked whale, sometimes known as the dense-beaked whale,
are a species of whale that can be found in deep, warm waters all over the world.