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Especie Registro para identificacion Eubalaena australis Caracteristicas morfologicas externas Physeter macrocephalus Caracteristicas morfologicas externas Tursiops truncatus Formula dentaria Tursiops truncatus Formula dentaria Grampus griseus Caracteristicas morfologicas externas, patrones de coloracion.
The sperm whale, Physeter catodon, is the largest-toothed animal alive today.
Among toothed whales, the sperm whale (Physeter catodon or Physeter macrocephalus) is the biggest, reaching a length of about 60 feet.
Scented with ambergris (last century's preferred perfume base) from the stomach of Physeter catodon, the Sperm Whale, Linda would evoke great eras of economic expansion just in wafting by one's table at a Bob Dole fundraiser.
A mass stranding of Physeter macrocephalus Linnaeus, 1758, occurred on the southwestern coast of Kyushu Island, southern Japan, in 2002.
Fecundity was very low in Galapagos sperm whales, Physeter macrocephalus, after the population was severely depleted during commercial whaling, apparently due to a lack of mature males (whitehead et al.
Cuvier Delfin de dientes rugosos in Lesson, 1828) 500 Tursiops truncatus (Montagu, Delfin pico de botella 1821) Phocoenidae 501 Phocoena spinipinnis Marsopa espinosa, chancho marino Burmeister, 1865 Physeteridae 502 Kogia breviceps (Blainvule, Cachalote de cabeza pequena 1838) 503 Kogia sima (Owen, 1866) Cachalote enano 504 Physeter catodon Linnaeus, Cachalote 1758 Iniidae 505 Inia geoffrensis (Blainville, Bufeo colorado 1817) Ziphiidae 506 Mesoplodon grayi Von Haast, Ballena de pico de Gray 1876 507 Mesoplodon peruvianus Reyes, Ballena de pico peruana Mead, y Van 507 Waerebeek, 1991 508 Ziphius cavirostris G.
In this book is an outline purporting to be a "Picture of a Physeter or Spermaceti whale, drawn by scale from one killed on the coast of Mexico, August, 1793, and hoisted on deck.
Physeter macrocephalus sightings were widely distributed in offshore waters, particularly in the southeastern portion of the EEZ, including Coco Island (Fig.
Ambergris is a pathological exudate from the sperm whale Physeter macrocephalus and only occurs in approximately 1% of the population.
Modern whalers also found new populations of sperm whales, Physeter macrocephalus, to hunt and also took southern right whales, Eubalaena australis, when they were encountered.
Put, Vic 1817) Orinoco Familia Physeteridae Kogia Gray, 1846 Kogia breviceps Caribe Bol, Suc 0 (Blainville, 1838) Kogia sima Caribe, Cau, Cho, Nar, 0 (Owen, 1866) Pacifica VdC Physeter Linnaeus, 1758 Physeter Caribe, Atl, Bol, Cau, 0 macrocephalus Pacifica Cho, Cor, LaG, Linnaeus, 1758 Nar, SAP, Suc, VdC Familia Ziphiidae Mesoplodon Gervais, 1850 Mesoplodon Pacifica Cho, Nar 0 densirostris (Blainville, 1817) Mesoplodon Caribe, Islas Bol 0 europaeus del Rosario (Gervais, 1855) Ziphius G.