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Blainville’s beaked whale

Blainville's beaked whale

See all species With its steeply arched jaw, Blainville’s beaked whale is both striking and easily recognisable. Known for its unmistakable arch, Blainville’s beaked whale’s lower jaw curves sharply upwards. Especially striking, the male’s arch is topped with prominent tusks that point upwards past the upper jaw. Denser than elephant ivory, these distinctive features have…

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