Taxon profile


Hyperoodon Lacépède, 1804

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

Included taxa

Number of records: 2

species Hyperoodon ampullatus (Forster, 1770) - Northern Bottlenose Whale

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species Hyperoodon planifrons Flower, 1882 - Southern Bottlenose Whale

Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [dfdc7553-7828-43ae-b1d9-b47f23f0652d]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Hyperoodon Lacépède, 1804]
Data retrieved on: 8 February 2015

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