Beaked whales comprise at least 22 species of small whales in the family ... The
beaked whales are the second-largest family of cetaceans (after ... B. arnuxii,
Arnoux's beaked whale; B. bairdii...
Baird's beaked whale is the largest of all the beaked whales, sometimes reaching
a ... This species may be the only large beaked whale found in the North Pacific.
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Taxonomy Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Mammalia Order:
Cetacea Family: Ziphiidae Genus: Berardius Species: ...
This whale species has a small head, which equals about 1/8 of the total body
length. The Baird's beaked whale has a distinctive bulbous forehead that slopes
x Family Zipihiidae - Beaked Whales x Andrew's Beaked Whale (Mesoplodon
bowdoini) x Arnoux's Beaked Whale (Berardius arnuxii) x Baird's Beaked Whale
The beaked whales are one of the most mysterious and least studied of all
cetacean families. Like other beaked whales, Baird's beaked whale is
Baird's beaked whales are the largest of the currently known 21 species of
beaked .... whales for which IWC does set quotas relative to scientific and
Taxonomy ... Common name: Arnoux's Beaked Whale ... that Arnoux's Beaked
Whale is a distinct and well-defined species, separated from its Northern
Hemisphere relative Baird's Beaked Whale (Berardius bairdii) ...
Blainville's beaked whale, Mesoplodon densirostris. Ziphiidae is the second
largest cetacean family, after Delphinidae. Members of this family are
Taxonomy and Cladistics ... family Zipihiidae - the many Beaked Whales,
including: ... Curvier's Beaked Whale (Ziphius cavirostris); Gervais' Beaked
Whale (Mesoplodon europaeus); Ginkgo-Toothed Beaked Whale (Mesoplodon