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Status in World Register of Marine Species

Accepted name: Mesoplodon densirostris (de Blainville, 1817)

Scientific synonyms and common names

Mesoplodon densirostris (de Blainville, 1817)

Common names

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

FAO Species Code

ZIPH Mes 1 [FAO Species code]
BBW [FAO Species code]

Blainville's beaked whale (Mesoplodon densirostris)