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Ziphius cavirostris G Cuvier, 1823
Family: Ziphiidae
Order: Cetacea
English: Goosebeak whale
French: Ziphius
Spanish: Zifio de Cuvier
German: Cuvier-Schnabelwal (There's a German version of this page!)
Norwegian: Gåsenebbhval, Cuviernebbhval (There's a Norwegian version of this page!)
Migration: data deficient
Regions: Caribbean Islands, East Asia, Europe, Mesoamerica, North Africa, North America, North Asia, Oceania, South & Southeast Asia, South America, Sub-Saharan Africa

distributionmap of Ziphius cavirostris 

More about whales and dolphins from:
Riede, K. (2001): Global Register of Migratory Species. Weltregister wandernder Tierarten. (p. 64-68)

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(Last update: 13.7.2007 by A. Tappenhölter)