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The Natural History of the Bottlenose Whale, Hyperoodon ampullatus (Forster)

  • Terje Benjaminsen
  • Ivar Christensen

Abstract

Two species of bottlenose whales, Hyperoodon, have been recognized, namely H. ampullatus in the North Atlantic and H. planifrons in the southern hemisphere (Rice and Scheffer, 1968).

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Continental Shelf Stomach Content Sexual Maturity Sperm Whale Minke Whale 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1979

Authors and Affiliations

  • Terje Benjaminsen
    • 1
  • Ivar Christensen
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Marine ResearchBergen-NordnesNorway

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