Monday, May 17, 2010

Rare Photo of Cuvier Beaked Whale

Photo courtesy: Wildlife Extra

Cuvier's beaked whale is probably the most common of all the beaked whales, and they are the most commonly seen. These whales are found worldwide in tropical and temperate waters. They can grow up to 7m (23 ft) long and weigh up to 3 tons.

Cuvier's beaked whale hotspots: The Azores, Madeira, The Falkland Islands & the Bay of Biscay.

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