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Beaked whales comprise at least 22 species of small whale in ... mammals: several species have been described only in the last two decades. ... B. arnuxii, Arnoux's beaked whale; B. bairdii, Bai...

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


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

Berardius bairdii (Baird's Beaked Whale, Four-toothed Whale, Giant ...


English, –, Baird's Beaked Whale, Pacific Giant Bottlenosed Whale, Giant ... that these species are reproductively isolated and valid taxonomic entities (Dalebout  ...

CMS: Berardius bairdii, Baird's beaked whale


There are few known differences between the two allopatric species in this ... Baird's beaked whale is found in the temperate North Pacific, mainly in ..... A comprehensive and validated molecular taxonomy of beaked whales, family Ziphiidae.

Baird's Beaked Whale Species Guide - WDC


Berardius bairdii species guide. A large member of the beaked whale family, Baird's beaked whales are still hunted in large numbers in Japan.

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


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  ...

Taxonomy - International Whaling Commission


Classification of the order of Cetacea (whales, dolphins and porpoises) ... catches of only these named great whales (the baleen whales and the sperm whale).

Berardius arnuxii — Arnoux's Beaked Whale


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) ...

Marine Species Identification Portal : Beaked Whales - Family ...


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 ...

Whale Classification - Enchanted Learning Software


Whale classification. ... The following is the Linnaean taxonomy of cetaceans: ... Pygmy Sperm Whale (Kogia breviceps); Dwarf Sperm Whale (Kogia simus).

Baird's Beaked Whale
Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Mammalia
Order: Cetacea Family: Ziphiidae Genus: Berardius
Species: Berardius bairdii
The genus Berardius contains two species of beaked whale, Baird's Beaked Whale and Arnoux's Beaked Whale. The two species are so similar that some scientists (see e.g. ) regard their separation into distinct species as a historical... More »
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Baird's Beaked Whale | American Cetacean Society


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. ... FACT SHEETS MAY BE REPRINTED FOR EDUCATIONAL OR SCIENTIFIC ...

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. ... IUCN Red List species status – Data Deficient ...

Baird's beaked whale - Encyclopedia of Earth


May 2, 2011 ... Baird's beaked whale (scientific name: Berardius bairdii ) is is one of 21 species of beaked whales (Hyperoodontidae or Ziphiidae), ...