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 ...
Gray's beaked whales are slightly better known than other beaked whales. There
have been several live sightings of individuals and small groups in the wild.
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 (1st of 2) · Southern bottlenose skeleton. Rarely seen at sea
. The chance of seeing any of the 11 species of beaked whales known to ...
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 ...
Nov 5, 2012 ... When two spade-toothed whales washed up on a New Zealand shore, they were
mistaken for the more common Gray's beaked whales ...
All species lack upper teeth, with the exception of Gray's beaked whale and
Shepherd's beaked whale. Heavy scarring suggests the large teeth of the lower
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 ...