TITLE

Notes on Sowerby's Beaked Whale strandings on the Yorkshire coast

AUTHOR(S)
Whittaker, D. E.
PUB. DATE
April 2013
SOURCE
Naturalist (00280771);Apr2013, Vol. 138 Issue 1082, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses research on Sowerby's Beaked Whale Mesoplodon bidens, which is a member of the Ziphiidae, a group of small and secretive oceanic whales. Topics discussed include confinement of whale to the depths of the North Atlantic ocean, away from the edge of the Continental shelf, occurrences of the stalked barnacle Conchoderma auritum in Yorkshire, England, and incidence of the Whale in the southern North Sea.
ACCESSION #
102286244

 

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