Mesoplodon hotaula

Mesoplodon hotaula known as Deraniyagala‘s beaked whale is a species of beaked whale.[1]


  1. ^ Dalebout, M. L., Baker, C. S., Steel, D., Thompson, K., Robertson, K. M., Chivers, S. J., Perrin, W. F., Goonatilake, M., Anderson, R. C., Mead, J. G., Potter, C. W., Thompson, L., Jupiter, D. & Yamada, T. K. 2014. Mesoplodon hotaula: Resurrection of Mesoplodon hotaula Deraniyagala, 1963: A New Species of Beaked Whale in the tropical Indo-Pacific . Marine Mammal Science. DOI:
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