Gray's beaked whale

Gray's beaked whale

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SPECIES
Mesoplodon grayi
WEIGHT
5000 kg
LENGTH
5.5-6.0 m

Gray's beaked whale, sometimes known as Haast's beaked whale, the scamperdown whale, or the southern beaked whale, is one of the better-known members of the genus Mesoplodon. This species is fairly gregarious and strands relatively frequently for a beaked whale. In the Māori language, this species is called hakurā or iheihe.

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References

1. Gray's beaked whale Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gray's_beaked_whale
2. Gray's beaked whale on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/13247/50366236

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