Globicephala melaena

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Synonyms for Globicephala melaena

small dark-colored whale of the Atlantic coast of the United States

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1995, 1999), and long-finned pilot whales, Globicephala melaena (melas) (Medway and Moldovan, 1966), while directed efforts to capture and release bottlenose dolphins, Tursiops truncatus, have resulted in a robust data series for that species (Asper et al.
Blood studies on the North Atlantic pilot (pothead) whale, Globicephala melaena (Traill, 1809).