Six genera have been identified. The beaked whales are the second-largest
family of cetaceans (after the dolphins) They were one of ...
GENUS: Berardius SPECIES: Bairdii. Baird's beaked whale is the largest of all
the beaked whales, sometimes reaching a maximum length of 42 feet ... FACT
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Taxonomy Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Mammalia Order:
Cetacea Family: Ziphiidae Genus: Berardius Species: ...
Description, classification, synonyms of Family Ziphiidae - Beaked Whales. ...
Beaked Whales (21 species in 5 genera) The taxonomy of this group is
unresolved and is currently under study. ... Berardius bairdii (Baird's beaked
whale) Genus ...
The Ziphiidae includes 19 species in 6 genera. ... Beaked whales have a small,
falcate dorsal fin, which is set fairly far back on their bodies (well beyond the ...
Classification: There has been much speculation as to whether or not Baird's
beaked whale and Arnoux's beaked whale are in fact the same species. Recent ...
There are few known differences between the two allopatric species in this genus
, the ... Baird's beaked whale is found in the temperate North Pacific, mainly in .....
A comprehensive and validated molecular taxonomy of beaked whales, family ...
1 day ago ... Genetic structure of the beaked whale genus Berardius in the North ... of 178
Baird's beaked whales from across their range in the North Pacific.
Common Name: Beaked Whales. Class: Mammalia. Order: Cetacea. Family:
Ziphiidae. Genus: Six genera. Species: 19 species. Blainville's beaked whale ...
Classification of the order of Cetacea (whales, dolphins and porpoises) ...
Taxonomy represents our attempts to classify nature. ... 'whale', is often
associated with species other than the 'great whales' (the baleen whales plus the