bottlenose whale


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Noun1.bottlenose whale - northern Atlantic beaked whale with a bulbous forehead
beaked whale - any of several whales inhabiting all oceans and having beaklike jaws with vestigial teeth in the upper jaw
genus Hyperoodon, Hyperoodon - bottle-nosed whales
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Japanese fishermen slaughter a bottlenose whale east of Tokyo on June 25, 2008.
DOZENS of volunteers join emergency services on a Chilean beach to save a beached bottlenose whale this week.
The six metre bottlenose whale was discovered at Gronant Sands, Prestatyn, on Saturday - attracting a flurry on onlookers over the weekend to see this rare sight.
EXPERTS were last night trying to find out why a North Atlantic bottlenose whale washed up on a Welsh beach - hundreds of miles from its usual home.
A DESPERATE bid to save Bobby the bottlenose whale began yesterday after he swam into the shallow waters of the Clyde.
BDMLR volunteers were also involved in the attempted rescue of the bottlenose whale which swam up the River Thames in London in January 2006 and became stranded.
Around 50 volunteers and rescue workers tried to save the northern bottlenose whale after it became stuck on harbour flats in Langstone, Hampshire.
Experts were monitoring the Northern Bottlenose whale after it was spotted in the River Orwell near Ipswich, Suffolk, earlier yesterday.
a northern bottlenose whale (Hyperoodon ampullatus), and two baleen whales (Table 2).
IN January, Londoners swarmed to the banks and bridges of the Thames to catch a glimpse of a northern bottlenose whale which had made its way to the capital.
NEWS that the bottlenose whale in the Thames died of, amongst other things, dehydration got me thinking: How then do whales drink?
The death of a bottlenose whale in the Thames, despite the best efforts of the animal welfarists on hand, had millions of people across the world glued to their televisions," said Leah Garces, Director of Campaigns at WSPA, and a spokesperson for Whalewatch.