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Spade Toothed Whale
Characteristics
Scientific Name:
Mesoplodon traversii
Family Name:
Ziphiidae
Diet:
assumption that squid are the main prey
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Spade Toothed Whale

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Spade Toothed Whale Description
  Nothing is known of the external appearance of this species of beaked whale, except that adult males have a large tusk erupting from each side of the lower jaw. The tusks lean backwards at an angle of about 45°, and are spade-shaped, with prominent denticles at the tip.  
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