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 Northern Bottlenosed Whale (Hyperoodon ampullatus)




Northern Bottlenosed Whale | Hyperoodon ampullatus photo
Northern Bottlenose Whale - Stranding in Nes- Hvalba - Faroe Islands

Photograph by Erik Christensen. Some rights reserved.  (view image details)

Northern Bottlenosed Whale | Hyperoodon ampullatus photo
Skull of a Northern bottlenose whale, found 1996 in Skjalfandi Bay ( Iceland ).

Photograph by Wolfgang Sauber. Some rights reserved.  (view image details)

NORTHERN BOTTLENOSED WHALE FACTS

Conservation Status
LR|cd

Classification
Class:Mammalia
Order:Cetacea
Family:Ziphiidae
Genus:Hyperoodon
Species:ampullatus
Common Name:Northern Bottlenosed Whale