Gray's beaked whale (Mesoplodon grayi), sometimes known as Haast's beaked
whale, the Scamperdown whale, or the southern beaked whale, is one of the ...
One of the more easily distinguished members of its genus, Gray's beaked whale
has a particularly long, slender snout, or 'beak', which is white in adults, with a ...
Mesoplodon grayi von Haast, 1876. English: Gray's beaked whale. German: Gray
-Zweizahnwal Spanish: Zifio de Gray, ballena picuda de Gray
Gray's beaked whale is a medium size toothed whale that can be found living in
the cool waters of the southern hemisphere. In addition to being known as ...
Oct 13, 2009 ... Gray's Beaked Whale is the second-most commonly stranded of the beaked
whales in Australia, and is the most common beaked whale to ...
Gray's Beaked Whale Mesoplodon grayi ... head, means that adult males, at least
, of this species may be one of the more identifiable beaked whales in the field.
Adult Gray's Beaked Whales are dark grey, with pale patches on the belly and
uro-genital area (Jefferson et al. 1993). Anterior to the blowhole the melon and ...
Jun 12, 2006 ... Gray's beaked whale (1st of 2) ... The chance of seeing any of the 11 species of
beaked whales known to inhabit New Zealand waters is slight.
Very little is known about Gray's beaked whale. It is a rare whale even among
beaked whales but is occasionally sighted. Because its characteristics are so ...
DEC staff identified it as a Gray's Beaked Whale (Mesoplodon grayi), and
tentatively categorised it as a juvenile male. Beaked Whales (family Ziphiidae) ...