Globicephala macrorhynchus, blackfish, bubble, Indian pilot whale, photos, facts and physical characteristics


Globicephala macrorhynchus, blackfish, bubble, Indian pilot whale, photos, facts and physical characteristics

Globicephala macrorhynchus

Globicephala macrorhynchus Description

Long robust body with deep tailstock (kell). Bulbous head with prominent melon and slight beak. Flippers gently curved, pointed, and less than one-sixth of body lenght. Upturned mouthline. Dorsal fin is low but prominent, broad-based; hooked to flag-like;

Globicephala macrorhynchus Common Names

  • blackfish, bubble, Indian pilot whale

Globicephala macrorhynchus Taxonomic Structure

What type of species is Globicephala macrorhynchus? Below, you will find the taxonomic groups the Globicephala macrorhynchus species belongs to.

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Globicephala macrorhynchus, marine species closely related

Globicephala macrorhynchus, distinctive physical characteristics

How to identify Globicephala macrorhynchus marine species? Below, you will find the list of main identification criteria and physical characteristics of marine species Globicephala macrorhynchus. For each identification criteria, the corresponding physical characteristics of marine species Globicephala macrorhynchus are marked in green.

Globicephala macrorhynchus, geographic distribution

Where is Globicephala macrorhynchus found in the world? Below, you will find the list and a world map of the geographic distribution where the marine species Globicephala macrorhynchus can be found.

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Globicephala macrorhynchus, underwater photographers

Which photographers have photos of Globicephala macrorhynchus species? Below, you will find the list of underwater photographers and their photos of the marine species Globicephala macrorhynchus.