Skip to main content
Log in

Call me Leviathan melvillei

  • News
  • Published:

From Nature

View current issue Submit your manuscript

Sperm whale fossil has the biggest whale bite ever seen.

This is a preview of subscription content, log in via an institution to check access.

Access this article

Price excludes VAT (USA)
Tax calculation will be finalised during checkout.

Instant access to the full article PDF.


  1. Lambert, O. et al. Nature 466, 105-108 (2010).

    Article  ADS  CAS  Google Scholar 

Download references


Related links

Related links

Related links in Nature Research

Nature Video: The jaws of the Leviathan

Rights and permissions

Reprints and permissions

About this article

Cite this article

Fang, J. Call me Leviathan melvillei . Nature (2010).

Download citation

  • Published:

  • DOI:

  • Springer Nature Limited