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Status in World Register of Marine Species

Accepted name: Mesoplodon bidens (Sowerby, 1804)

Scientific synonyms and common names

Mesoplodon bidens (Sowerby, 1804)

Common names

Baleine à bec de Sowerby [French]
Gewone spitssnuitdolfijn [Dutch]
Sowerby's beaked whale [English]
Zifio de Sowerby [Spanish]

FAO Species Code

ZIPH Mes 7 [FAO Species code]
BWW [FAO Species code]

Sowerby's beaked whale (Mesoplodon bidens)