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Status in World Register of Marine Species

Accepted name: Ziphius cavirostris Cuvier, 1823

Scientific synonyms and common names

Ziphius cavirostris Cuvier, 1823 - Cuvier's beaked whale

Common names

Cuvier's beaked whale [English]
Cuvier's dolfijn [Dutch]
Zifio de Cuvier [Spanish]
Ziphius [French]

FAO Species Code

ZIPH Ziph 1 [FAO Species code]
BCW [FAO Species code]

Cuvier's beaked whale (Ziphius cavirostris)