Many people know organisms only by the common names, or "vernacular" names. Unlike scientific names, common names are almost always different for speakers of different languages. They may also vary regionally within a language. This tab shows all the common names provided to EOL for this organism from a variety of providers, including EOL curators. Currently we can only set one preferred common name per language on a given EOL page, but all the names should be searchable.

Common names listed by language

Preferred marks the preferred name for each language.

English

Name Sources Status
Andrew's beaked whale Animal Diversity Web Descriptions, IUCN Red List, Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS), NCBI Taxonomy, Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life: April 2013, World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS), uBio Trusted
Andrews' beaked whale IUCN Red List, uBio Trusted
Splaytooth beaked whale IUCN Red List Trusted

Czech

Name Sources Status
vorvaňovec australský uBio Unknown

Finnish

Name Sources Status
Viistohammasvalas Kari Pihlaviita Trusted

French

Name Sources Status
baleine à bec de Bowdoin Unknown, World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS), uBio Trusted
mesoplodon de Andrew World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Trusted
Mãƒâ©soplodon de andrew IUCN Red List Trusted
Mãƒâ©soplodon de bowdoin IUCN Red List Trusted

Spanish

Name Sources Status
Ballena de pico de andrew IUCN Red List Trusted
Zifio de andrew IUCN Red List Trusted
zifio de Andrews Unknown, World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS), uBio Trusted

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