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: ...
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Common Name: Beaked Whales. Class: Mammalia. Order: Cetacea. Family:
Ziphiidae. Genus: Six genera. Species: 19 species. Blainville's beaked whale ...
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 ...
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
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. Genetic
Jul 26, 2016 ... Abstract. There are two recognized species in the genus Berardius, Baird's and
Arnoux's beaked whales. In Japan, whalers have traditionally ...
Cuvier's Beaked Whale - Ziphius cavirostris ... Genus: Ziphius. Taxonomic ...
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