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Beaked whales comprise at least 22 species of small whales in the family Ziphiidae, ... Order Cetacea; Suborder Odontoceti: Toothed whales ... B. arnuxii, Arnoux's beaked whale; B. bairdii, Bair...

Baird's Beaked Whale | American Cetacean Society


ORDER: Cetacea SUBORDER: Odontoceti FAMILY: Ziphiidae GENUS: Berardius SPECIES: Bairdii. Baird's beaked whale is the largest of all the beaked whales ...

Baird's Beaked Whale (Berardius bairdii) - Office of Protected ...


Taxonomy Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Mammalia Order: Cetacea Family: Ziphiidae Genus: Berardius Species: ...

Arnoux's Beaked Whale Species Guide - WDC


Classification: Arnoux's beaked whale is poorly known and closely resembles the northern Baird's beaked whale (although they live in different hemispheres).

Baird's beaked whale videos, photos and facts - Berardius bairdii ...


Learn more about the Baird's beaked whale - with amazing Baird's beaked whale photos and facts on ARKive. ... Baird's beak whale (Berardius bairdii) is a deep- diving cetacean belonging to a group known ... Order, Cetartiodactyla .... ARKive's online content for private, scientific, conservation or educational purposes o...

Whale Classification - Enchanted Learning Software


Whale classification. ... The following is the Linnaean taxonomy of cetaceans: ... Delphinidae - Oceanic Dolphins, large, with a falcate dorsal fin, Pilot Whales.

About Whales - Whaleman Foundation - The Whaleman Foundation


It's true; they are toothed whales just like the great sperm whale made famous ... These 80 species of whales make up the classification order known as Cetacea.

CMS: Berardius bairdii, Baird's beaked whale


Baird's beaked whale is found in the temperate North Pacific, mainly in waters ..... A comprehensive and validated molecular taxonomy of beaked whales, family ...

Cetacean Taxonomy: Complete list of species - The Wild Classroom


Cetacean Taxonomy Species classification. whale taxonomy The cetaceans ... Blainville's Beaked Whale (Mesoplodon densirostris) x Cuvier's Beaked Whale ...

Cetacea - International Whaling Commission


Classification of the order of Cetacea (whales, dolphins and porpoises) ... with species other than the 'great whales' (the baleen whales plus the sperm whale).

The Baird's Beaked Whale is a member of the order Cetacea.
Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Mammalia Order: Cetacea Family: Ziphiidae Genus: Berardius Species: Berardius bairdii
Cetaceans are characterized by their streamlined body shape, paddle shaped front limbs, vestigial hind limbs, lack of external digits or claws, a laterally flattened tail with horizontal flukes at the tip, and many other adaptations for aquatic life.
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Berardius bairdii (Baird's Beaked Whale, Four-toothed Whale, Giant ...


Kingdom, Phylum, Class, Order, Family ... English, –, Baird's Beaked Whale, Pacific Giant Bottlenosed Whale, Giant Bottle-nosed Whale, ... Taxonomic Notes: There has been some suggestion that Baird's and Arnoux's Beaked Whales may be ...

Baird's Beaked Whale Species Guide - WDC


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  ...

Baird's Beaked Whales, Berardius bairdii ~ MarineBio.org


Find out what's known about Baird's Beaked Whales, Berardius bairdii, Mammalia, Cetacea, Hyperoodontidae ... Database Home Berardius bairdii Classification ...