Physeter macrocephalus

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Physeter macrocephalus

sperm whale. See also whale.
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THE Blue Planet II team captured some incredible underwater shots for the next episode by planting suction cameras on sperm whales.
com/news/science-environment-41110082) BBC News notes that although it cannot be definitively proven that solar storms led to the sperm whale strandings, scientists have investigated this idea in the past.
Coinfection and vertical transmission of Brucella and Morbillivirus in a neonatal sperm whale (Physeter macrocephalus) in Hawaii, USA.
On March 15, a Sperm Whale was washed ashore about 10 km west of Marsa Matruh.
The document also defines 3 areas when sperm whales are present on the surface: NO TRANSIT AREA, within a radius of 100 metres from the sperm whale, TRANSIT AREA, within a radius of 500 metres from the sperm whale at a agreed upon speed of 6 knots, ALERT AREA, within a radius of 3 miles from where the sperm whale is recorded on the surface, and requesting ships in the area to proceed with caution and, through onboard spotters, to monitor any movements of sperm whales and thus avoid any possible disturbance or collision.
A decade-long survey has shown that sperm whales in the Caribbean region communicate with a particular accent that is exclusive to the area.
Experts said the latest beachings could be a sign of a recovery in the sperm whale population following protection measures passed in the 1980s.
Saeed Zaman, captain of fishing boat AlFahim while operating off the shelf area, caught the pygmy sperm whale in gillnet placed for catching tuna.
Montevideo, Rabi'I 12, 1435, Jan 13, 2014, SPA -- A dead sperm whale that washed ashore in a beach in Uruguay is expected to be buried soon.
Summary: Muscat: A 10-metre-long Sperm Whale was found dead by fishermen off the beach of Al .
RESCUE teams celebrated yesterday when a sperm whale finally swam out of Oban Bay after a 10-day visit to the Argyll town.