No information has been found regarding the ecosystem roles of M. carlhubbsi. However, it is likely that as large marine predators, these whales have some regulating influence on their prey populations, primarily fish and squid.
This article is unpublished.
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James Biardi, California State University Sacramento
Julie Mann, California State University Sacramento
Mann, J. 2003. "Mesoplodon carlhubbsi" (On-line), Animal Diversity Web. Accessed April 04, 2012 at http://animaldiversity.ummz.umich.edu/site/accounts/information/Mesoplodon_carlhubbsi.html
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