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Spade-toothed whale

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The spade-toothed whale (Mesoplodon traversii) is a very little-known and the rarest species of beaked whale. It was first named from a partial jaw found on Pitt  ...

World's rarest whale seen for first time: Spade-toothed whale ...

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Nov 5, 2012 ... Until now, we've only known about the spade-toothed beaked whale from a few bone samples, as no intact specimens have been discovered.

World's rarest whale seen for the first time - Phys.org

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Nov 5, 2012 ... "Up until now, all we have known about the spade-toothed beaked whale was from three partial skulls collected from New Zealand and Chile ...

Mesoplodon traversii (Bahamondi's Beaked Whale, Spade-toothed ...

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Taxonomic Notes: In 1996, a new species of beaked whale was described as Mesoplodon bahamondi (Reyes et al. 1996). However, further study showed that it ...

4 of the World's Rarest Whales • Eagle Wing Tours

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Jan 5, 2015 ... The whales were actually spade-toothed beaked whales, one of the rarest whale species. So rare, in fact, that nobody had ever seen one ...

First ever sighting of world's rarest whale on New Zealand coast ...

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Nov 6, 2012 ... Figure 1C: Illustration depicting a generalized external morphology derived from photographs of the adult female spade-toothed beaked whale, ...

Spade-toothed Beaked Whale - WDC

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The spade-toothed beaked whale follows the trend set by other beaked whales in that information is sparse. However, this species has the distinction of possibly ...

World's rarest whale seen for the first time | EurekAlert! Science News

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Nov 5, 2012 ... "Up until now, all we have known about the spade-toothed beaked whale was from three partial skulls collected from New Zealand and Chile ...

For 150 years, no one had ever seen a full spade-toothed whale ...

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Nov 5, 2012 ... The spade-toothed whale (Mesoplodon traversii) is one of the 21 species of beaked whales, or ziphiids. They're enigmatic animals. It seems ...

A whale of a discovery makes scientific splash - CNN.com

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Nov 19, 2012 ... Scientists now know that two dead whales washed up on a New Zealand beach in late 2010 were spade-toothed beaked whales -- among the ...

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Rare spade-toothed beaked whale seen for first time after it's ...

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Nov 6, 2012 ... The spade-toothed beaked whale (Mesoplodon traversii) had not been seen for the past 140 years, except for the odd skull that washed up on ...

Spade-Toothed Beaked Whales, World's Rarest, Seen For First Time ...

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Nov 5, 2012 ... “Up until now, all we have known about the spade-toothed beaked whale was from three partial skulls collected from New Zealand and Chile ...

CMS: Mesoplodon traversii, Spade-toothed beaked whale

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English: Spade-toothed beaked whale. German: Travers-Zweizahnwal Spanish: Zifio de Travers, ballena picuda de Travers French: Baleine à bec de Travers.