Taxon profile


Southern Bottlenose Whale
Hyperoodon planifrons Flower, 1882

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Cetartiodactyla - even-toed ungulates »  family Ziphiidae

Scientific synonyms

Hyperoodon pacificus (Longman, 1926)

IUCN category:Least Concern
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Intertaxon relationships

prey: Galiteuthis glacialis (Chun, 1906), Mesonychoteuthis hamiltoni Robson, 1925 - Antarctic Cranch Squid, Taonius pavo (Lesueur, 1821), Gonatus antarcticus Lönnberg, 1898, Histioteuthis eltaninae Voss, 1969, ...

Links and literature

EN ABRS (2009): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Hyperoodon planifrons Flower, 1882]
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013.2 [10708]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Hyperoodon planifrons Flower, 1882]
Data retrieved on: 27 January 2014
EN Wilson D. E., Reeder D. M. (editors) (2005): Mammal Species of the World (MSW). A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed) [] [as Hyperoodon planifrons Flower, 1882]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2008
CZ Anděra M. (1999): České názvy živočichů II. Savci (Mammalia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 147 pp. [as Hyperoodon planifrons Flower, 1882]

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