bottlenose whale


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Synonyms for bottlenose whale

northern Atlantic beaked whale with a bulbous forehead

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A northern bottlenose whale, showing bulbous forehead and beak
Northern bottlenose whales have extremely bulbous heads with a protruding "bottle-shaped" beak similar to that of a bottlenose dolphin but are much larger than their dolphin counterpart.
We examined and compared the reactions of northern bottlenose whales (Hyperoodon ampullatus) to biopsy darting and tagging.
At the very beginning of that year, a northern bottlenose whale was discovered swimming in the River Thames to the shock of many onlookers.
The magnificent North Atlantic bottlenose whale was discovered behind Presthaven Sands, at Gronant Sands, Prestatyn, on Saturday.
The 21ft northern bottlenose whale, nicknamed Gilbert, is thought to have drowned after it got tangled in fishing nets.
A DESPERATE bid to save Bobby the bottlenose whale began yesterday after he swam into the shallow waters of the Clyde.
BDMLR volunteers were also involved in the attempted rescue of the bottlenose whale which swam up the River Thames in London in January 2006 and became stranded.
IN JANUARY, Londoners swarmed to the banks and bridges of the Thames to catch a glimpse of the northern bottlenose whale which had made its way to the capital.
06pm rescue leader Alan Knight announced that the young bottlenose whale had lost his battle for life on board the barge carrying him back to the open sea.
The stunning operation to save the northern bottlenose whale came after Willy swam 40 miles upriver on Friday.
A DESPERATE bid began to save Bobby the bottlenose whale yesterday after he swam into the shallow waters of the Clyde.
SIGHTINGS of what is thought to be a northern bottlenose whale in the River Clyde last night sparked a rescue operation.
The northern bottlenose whale was originally stuck on harbour flats in Langstone, Hampshire, for around 12 hours.
Experts were monitoring the Northern Bottlenose whale after it was spotted in the River Orwell near Ipswich, Suffolk, earlier yesterday.