The pygmy beaked whale (Mesoplodon peruvianus), also known as the
bandolero beaked whale, Peruvian beaked whale and lesser beaked whale, is
The pygmy beaked whale was classified as a distinct species in 1991. With only
a few dozen sightings in the wild, most information on this species is taken from ...
Reyes, Mead and Van Waerebeek, 1991. English: Peruvian beaked whale,
lesser beaked whale, pygmy beaked whale. German: Peruanischer Schnabelwal
Thy pygmy beaked whale (aka Peruvian beaked whale) is one of the smaller
whales within the beaked whale family. This marine mammal makes up one of
Pygmy Beaked Whale Photos. Pygmy Beaked Whale/NOAA. Pygmy Beaked
Whale photo 2 · Pygmy Beaked Whale photo 3 · Pygmy Beaked Whale photo 4.
Other Names: Lesser Beaked Whale, Peruvian Beaked Whale ... An adult Pygmy
Beaked Whale reaches about 3.5 metres (or between 11 and 12 feet) in length.
It is the smallest known beaked whales, with adults being only about 3.5m in
length, which has given rise to its alternative name of pygmy beaked whale.
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Shepherd's Beaked Whales display many of the standard features of beaked
whales, including a distinct beak protruding from a relatively steep forehead.