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Status in World Register of Marine Species

Accepted name: Tasmacetus shepherdi Oliver, 1937

Scientific synonyms and common names

Tasmacetus shepherdi Oliver, 1937

Common names

Ballena picuda de Shepherd [Spanish]
Shepherd's beaked whale [English]
Shepherds spitssnuitdolfijn [Dutch]
Tasmacète [French]

FAO Species Code

ZIPH Tas 1 [FAO Species code]
BSW [FAO Species code]

Shepherd's beaked whale (Tasmacetus shepherdi)