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The Diet of Sperm Whales (Physeter Macrocephalus) captured between Iceland and Greenland

Author:
Martin, A.R
Clarke, M.R
Type:
Citations
Date:
1986
Topic:
Greenland
Iceland
Sperm Whale
Clyclopterus lumpus
Diet - Stomach Contents
Taxonomy:
Predators--Physeter macrocephalus
Data Source:
Cephalopod Bibliography
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Stomach contents of sperm whales Physeter macrocephalus stranded in the North Sea 1990-1996

Author:
Santos, M.B
Reid, R.J
Patterson, I.A.P
Kinze, C.C
Tougaard, S
Pierce, G.J
Boyle, P.R
Ross, H. M
Lick, R
Piatkowski, U
Hernandez-Garcia, V
Type:
Citations
Place:
North Sea
Date:
1999
Topic:
Diet - Stomach Contents
Predators--Whales--sperm
Feeding - Foraging
Prey--cephalopods
Taxonomy:
Predators--Physeter macrocephalus
Data Source:
Cephalopod Bibliography
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Food and Feeding of Sperm Whales Physeter macrocephalus Off the West Coast of South Africa

Author:
Best, P.B
Type:
Citations
Date:
1999
Topic:
Atlantic--Southeastern
Taxonomy:
Cephalopoda--spp
Prey--Physeter macrocephalus
Data Source:
Cephalopod Bibliography
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Physeter macrocephalus

Author:
Collett, R
Type:
Citations
Date:
1911
1911-1912
Taxonomy:
Cephalopoda--Architeuthidae--Architeuthis
Cephalopoda--Gonatidae--Gonatus--fabricii
Data Source:
Cephalopod Bibliography
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How do sperm whales catch squids?

Author:
Fristrup, K.M
Harbison, G.R
Type:
Citations
Date:
2002
Topic:
Feeding - Foraging
Taxonomy:
Predators--Physeter macrocephalus
Data Source:
Cephalopod Bibliography
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The sperm whale, Physeter macrocephalus

Author:
Gosho, M. E
Rice, D. W
Breiwick, J. M
Type:
Citations
Date:
1984
Topic:
Sperm Whale
Morphology--External morphology
External morphology--External illustration
External illustration
External morphology--External photographs
External photographs
Distribution
Migration
Geographical variation
Feeding - Foraging
Behavior
Reproductions
Mortality
Whaling
Abundance
Museum management
Taxonomy:
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Physeteridae--Physeter--catodon
Notes:
Filed with Breiwick and Braham 1984
Data Source:
Marine Mammals Bibliography
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Knorpelstrukturen im Vorderkopf des Pottwals Physeter macrocephalus

Author:
Behrmann, Von G
Klima, M
Type:
Citations
Date:
1985
Topic:
Sperm Whale
Anatomy
Taxonomy:
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Physeteridae--Physeter--catodon
Data Source:
Marine Mammals Bibliography
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Uber Physeter macrocephalus, besonders sein Gebiss

Author:
Bennett, F. D
Type:
Citations
Date:
1838
Topic:
Sperm Whale
Osteology
Teeth
Taxonomy:
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Physeteridae--Physeter--catodon
Notes:
Auszug aus Proc. Zool. SOc. Lond., iv, 1836, pp. 127-129
Data Source:
Marine Mammals Bibliography
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Sperm whale - Physeter macrocephalus Linnaeus, 1758

Author:
Rice, D. W
Type:
Citations
Date:
1989
Topic:
Sperm Whale
Distribution
Systematics
Paleontology
Reproductions
Behavior
Feeding - Foraging
Morphology--External morphology
External morphology--External illustration
External illustration
Parasites
Pathology
Anatomy
Osteology
Coloration
Age
Biochemistry
Natural history
Growth, curve
Genetics
Taxonomy:
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Physeteridae--Physeter--catodon
Data Source:
Marine Mammals Bibliography
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Physeter catodon Linnaeus, 1758

Collector:
Collector Unknown
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Locality Unknown
Sex:
Unknown
Place:
From the coast of Australia., Australia, Australia, Locality Unknown
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Physeteridae
Published Name:
Physeter catodon Linnaeus, 1758
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
USNM Number:
STR14205
Specimen Count:
1
Notes:
Van Beneden & Gervais 1880: Pl. 18, fig. 7-8
Drawing after a photograph by Krefft. Physeter macrocephalus. From the coast of Australia.
Record Last Modified:
20 Sep 2011
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Vertebrate Zoology
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division
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Patterns of Reproduction in Sperm Whales, Physeter macrocephalus

Author:
Best, P.B
Canham, P.A.S
MacLeod, N
Type:
Citations
Date:
198-
Topic:
Sperm Whale
Reproductions
Taxonomy:
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Physeteridae--Physeter--catodon
Data Source:
Marine Mammals Bibliography
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Distinctive vocalizations from mature male sperm whales (Physeter macrocephalus)

Author:
Weilgart, L
Whitehead, H
Type:
Citations
Date:
1988
Topic:
Sperm Whale
Acoustics
Behavior
Taxonomy:
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Physeteridae--Physeter--catodon
Notes:
NAMMA Newsletter #11
Data Source:
Marine Mammals Bibliography
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On the natural history of the sperm whale (Physeter macrocephalus)

Author:
Bennet, F. De Bell
Type:
Citations
Date:
1837
Topic:
Sperm Whale
Behavior
Taxonomy:
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Physeteridae--Physeter--catodon
Notes:
General account of habits
Data Source:
Marine Mammals Bibliography
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[Bemerkungen uber die Anatomie des Pottfisches (Physeter macrocephalus.]

Author:
Herausgeber
Type:
Citations
Date:
1837
Topic:
Sperm Whale
Anatomy
Taxonomy:
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Physeteridae--Physeter--catodon
Notes:
Abstract von Bemerkungen des Hrn. Debell Bennett's in Proc. Zool. Soc. Lond., 1836, pp. 127-129
Data Source:
Marine Mammals Bibliography
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On the osteology of the cachalot of sperm-whale (Physeter macrocephalus)

Author:
Flower, W. H
Type:
Citations
Date:
1868
Topic:
Sperm Whale
Osteology
Morphology--Osteology
Osteology--Skull illustration
Skull illustration
Osteology--Skeletal illustration
Skeletal illustration
Taxonomy:
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Physeteridae--Physeter--catodon
Notes:
Published June 4, 1868
Data Source:
Marine Mammals Bibliography
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Physeter catodon Linnaeus, 1758

Collector:
Collector Unknown
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Atlantic Ocean
Sex:
Unknown
Type Status:
Type
Place:
Locality Unknown, United States, North America, North Atlantic Ocean
Taxonomy:
Animalia Animalia Chordata Chordata Mammalia Mammalia Cetacea Cetacea Physeteridae Physeteridae
Published Name:
Physeter catodon Linnaeus, 1758
Physeter macrocephalus cinereus Kerr, 1792
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
USNM Number:
STR14322
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
20 Sep 2011
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Mammals
Vertebrate Zoology
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division
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Physeter catodon Linnaeus, 1758

Collector:
Collector Unknown
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Locality Unknown
Sex:
Unknown
Type Status:
Type
Place:
Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown
Taxonomy:
Animalia Animalia Chordata Chordata Mammalia Mammalia Cetacea Cetacea Physeteridae Physeteridae
Published Name:
Physeter catodon Linnaeus, 1758
Physeter macrocephalus niger Kerr, 1792
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
USNM Number:
STR14441
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
20 Sep 2011
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Mammals
Vertebrate Zoology
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division
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Physeter catodon Linnaeus, 1758

Collector:
Collector Unknown
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Atlantic Ocean, Norwegian Sea
Sex:
Unknown
Type Status:
Type
Place:
Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown, North Atlantic Ocean
Taxonomy:
Animalia Animalia Chordata Chordata Mammalia Mammalia Cetacea Cetacea Physeteridae Physeteridae
Published Name:
Physeter catodon Linnaeus, 1758
Physeter macrocephalus Linnaeus, 1758
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
USNM Number:
STR14439
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
20 Sep 2011
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Mammals
Vertebrate Zoology
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division
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The diet of sperm whales (Physeter macrocephalus) in southern Australian waters

Author:
Evans, K
Hindell, Mark A
Type:
Citations
Date:
2005
Topic:
Australia
Predators--Whales--sperm
Taxonomy:
Cephalopoda--Cephalopods
Data Source:
Cephalopod Bibliography
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On the Blow-holes and Nasal Passages of the Cachalot (Physeter macrocephalus)

Author:
Beddard, F.E
Type:
Citations
Date:
1923
Topic:
Sperm Whale
Anatomy
Taxonomy:
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Physeteridae--Physeter--catodon
Data Source:
Marine Mammals Bibliography
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