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Object: Strap-toothed Whale, Mesoplodon layardii (Gray, 1865)

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Registration Number MM002655
Phylum Chordata
Class Mammalia
Family Ziphiidae
Scientific name Mesoplodon layardii (Gray, 1865)
Identified by van Helden, Anton
Identified date 26 Nov 2004
Common / Maori name Strap-toothed Whale, Strap-toothed Whale
Country collected New Zealand
Region collected North Island, Bay of Plenty
Precise locality Te Kaha near Mouriuri stream
Collected by Glaser, Andrew
Date collected 2004
Section Marine Mammals

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