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Catalog Data

Collector:
J. G. Mead  Search this
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
South Atlantic Ocean  Search this
Preparation:
Partial Skeleton
Remarks:
cervical vertebrae
Sex:
Female
Place:
Rio Gallegos, Santa Cruz, Argentina, South America, South Atlantic Ocean
Collection Date:
20 Feb 1973
Specimen Count:
1
Notes:
from animal stranded mar-apr 1972--photos of carcass.
Record Last Modified:
5 Dec 2018
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Ziphiidae
Published Name:
Mesoplodon layardii (Gray, 1865)
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : JGM 049
SI Negative Number : 73-4581
SI Negative Number : 73-4582
SI Negative Number : 73-4583
SI Negative Number : 73-4580
USNM Number:
484891
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Mammals
Vertebrate Zoology
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_7508421