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Object: Dense Beaked Whale, Mesoplodon densirostris (de Blainville, 1817)

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Registration Number MM002350
Phylum Chordata
Class Mammalia
Family Ziphiidae
Scientific name Mesoplodon densirostris (de Blainville, 1817)
Identified by van Helden, Anton
Common / Maori name Dense Beaked Whale
Country collected New Zealand
Region collected North Island, Hawke's Bay
Precise locality Tongoia Beach, North of Napier, Hawke's Bay
Collected by Rook, Hans - Whetu Waka,
Date collected 1998
Section Marine Mammals

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