Physeter macrocephalus


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Physeter macrocephalus

sperm whale. See also whale.
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Species Reported Actual Blue whale, Balaenoptera musculus 3,651 3,642 Pygmy blue whale, Balaenoptera musculus 10 8,439 brevicauda Fin whale, Balaenoptera physalus 52,931 41,184 Sei whale, Balaenoptera borealis 33,001 50,034 Humpback whale, Megaptera novaeangliae 2,710 48,477 Bryde's whale, Balaenoptera edeni 19 1,418 Minke whale, Balaenoptera bonaerensis 17,079 14,002 Southern right whale, Eubalaena australis 4 3,212 Sperm whale, Physeter macrocephalus 74,834 89,493 Other species 1,539 1,745 Total 185,778 261,646 Appendix III Soviet catches of large whales in the North Pacific, 1961-1979 PHILLIP J.
Studies on the striped dolphin, Stenella coeruleoalba (Miyazaki, 1977), the common dolphin, Delphinus delphis (Collet and Saint Girons, 1984), the sperm whale, Physeter macrocephalus (Mitchell and Kozicki, 1984), and the dusky dolphin, Lagenorhynchus obscurus (van Waerebeek and Read, 1994), among others, demonstrate the same pattern of testis symmetry.