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Ziphius cavirostris Cuvier, 1823
CUVIER' S BEAKED WHALE
Cuvier's Beaked Whale; Goose-beaked Whale; Cuviers beaked whale; Beaked whale; Goosebeak whale; Ballena-picuda de Couvier

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Species Ziphius cavirostris Cuvier, 1823

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Species Ziphius cavirostris Cuvier, 1823

Cuvier's Beaked Whale

 

Distribution

States

New South Wales, Queensland, South Australia, Tasmania, Western Australia


Extra Distribution Information

Circumglobal except polar seas.


IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)

IMCRA

Tasmania Province (10), Southeast Transition (11), Central Eastern Province (12), Tasman Basin Province (13), Central Eastern Transition (15), Kenn Transition (16), Kenn Province (17), Northeast Province (18), Northeast Transition (19), Timor Province (2), Northwest Transition (3), Northwest Province (4), Northeast Shelf Transition (41), Central Western Transition (5), Central Western Province (6), Southwest Transition (7), Southern Province (8), West Tasmania Transition (9)

Ecological Descriptors

Gregarious, oceanic, pelagic, predator.

Extra Ecological Information

Diet includes cephalopods and deep water fish.

 

General References

Aitken, P.F. 1971. Whales from the coast of South Australia. Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia 95 : 95-103

Bannister, J.L., Kemper, C.M. & Warneke, R.M. 1996. The Action Plan for Australian Cetaceans . Canberra : Australian Nature Conservation Agency 242 pp.

Bryden, M.M. 1978. Whales and whaling in Queensland waters. Proceedings of the Royal Society of Queensland 89 : v-xviii

Dalebout, M.L., Robertson, K.M., Frantzis, A., et al . 2005. Worldwide structure of mtDNA diversity among Cuvier's beaked whales ( Ziphius cavirostris ); implications for threatened populations. Molecular Ecology 14 : 3353-3371

Dalebout, M.L., van Helden, A., van Waerebeek, K. & Baker, C.S. 1998. Molecular genetic identification of southern hemisphere beaked whales. Molecular Ecology 7 : 687-694

Gaskin, D.E. 1972. Whales, Dolphins and Seals, with Special Reference to the New Zealand Region . London : Heinemann 200 pp.

Guiler, E.R. 1978. Whale strandings in Tasmania since 1945 with notes on some seal reports. Papers and Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania 112 : 189-213

Heyning, J.E. 1989. Cuvier's beaked whale, Ziphius cavirostris G. Cuvier, 1823. pp. 289-308 in Ridgway, S.H. & Harrison, R.J. (eds). Handbook of Marine Mammals. Volume 4. River dolphins and the larger toothed whales . London : Academic Press 442 pp.

Johnson, M., Madsen, P., Zimmer, W., de Soto, N. & Tyack, P. 2004. Beaked whales echolocate on prey. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London (B) 271 : 383-386

Leatherwood, S. & Reeves, R.R. 1983. The Sierra Club Handbook of Whales and Dolphins . San Francisco : Sierra Club Books xviii 302 pp.

Warneke, R.M. 1983. Whale stranding — accident or design. Australian Natural History 21 : 43-47

Watson, L. 1981. Sea Guide to Whales of the World . London : Hutchinson 302 pp.

 

Common Name References

ABRS 2001. Census of Australian Vertebrates. Australian Biological Resources Study. (Cuvier's Beaked Whale)

 

History of changes

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Kingdom Animalia  
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 Class Mammalia  
 Order Cetacea  
 Family Ziphiidae  
 Genus Ziphius  
  Ziphius cavirostris    Cuvier 
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Synonyms: Hyperoodon capensis Ziphius australis Ziphius indicus   details
Citation: Cuvier, 1823
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Ziphius cavirostris
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Ziphius cavirostris
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Ziphius cavirostris
Ziphius cavirostris
ID: 0000 3333 0531 2441 [detail]
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Ziphius cavirostris
Ziphius cavirostris
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Ziphius cavirostris
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Ziphius cavirostris
Ziphius cavirostris
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Ziphius cavirostris
Ziphius cavirostris
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Ziphius cavirostris
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Ziphius cavirostris
Ziphius cavirostris
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© Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley

Ziphius cavirostris
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ID: 0000 3333 1721 2697 [detail]
© Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley

Ziphius cavirostris
Ziphius cavirostris
ID: 0000 3333 1721 3166 [detail]
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Ziphius cavirostris
Ziphius cavirostris
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Ziphius cavirostris
Ziphius cavirostris
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© Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley

Ziphius cavirostris
Ziphius cavirostris
ID: 0000 3333 2431 0923 [detail]
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Ziphius cavirostris
Ziphius cavirostris
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Ziphius cavirostris
Ziphius cavirostris
ID: 0000 3333 2431 1255 [detail]
© Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley

Ziphius cavirostris
Ziphius cavirostris
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© Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley

Ziphius cavirostris
Ziphius cavirostris
ID: 0000 3333 2431 3877 [detail]
© Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley

Ziphius cavirostris
Ziphius cavirostris
ID: 0000 3333 2431 3936 [detail]
© Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley

Ziphius cavirostris ssp.
Ziphius cavirostris ssp.
ID: 0000 3333 0531 1257 [detail]
© Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley

Ziphius cavirostris ssp.
Ziphius cavirostris ssp.
ID: 0000 3333 0531 2961 [detail]
© Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley

Ziphius cavirostris ssp.
Ziphius cavirostris ssp.
ID: 0000 3333 1721 1251 [detail]
© Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley

Ziphius cavirostris ssp.
Wood Beach, 3 mi S, 1.6 mi E Tomales Bluff, 0.5 mi N N end McClure Beach (California)
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© Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley

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Ziphius cavirostris ssp.
Ziphius cavirostris ssp.
ID: 0000 3333 0531 1257 [detail]
© Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley

Ziphius cavirostris ssp.
Ziphius cavirostris ssp.
ID: 0000 3333 0531 2961 [detail]
© Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley

Ziphius cavirostris ssp.
Ziphius cavirostris ssp.
ID: 0000 3333 1721 1251 [detail]
© Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley

Ziphius cavirostris ssp.
Wood Beach, 3 mi S, 1.6 mi E Tomales Bluff, 0.5 mi N N end McClure Beach (California)
ID: 0000 3333 1721 1433 [detail]
© Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley

Ziphius cavirostris ssp.
Ziphius cavirostris ssp.
ID: 0000 3333 1721 4497 [detail]
© Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley

Ziphius cavirostris ssp.
Ziphius cavirostris ssp.
ID: 0000 3333 2431 0444 [detail]
© Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley

Ziphius cavirostris ssp.
Ziphius cavirostris ssp.
ID: 0000 3333 2431 2994 [detail]
© Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley

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