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Short-finned Pilot Whale herd (Globicephala macrorhynchus) <!--들쇠고래-->
Subject: Short-finned Pilot Whale herd (Globicephala macrorhynchus)
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Short-finned Pilot Whale herd (Globicephala macrorhynchus)

A school of "blackfish" or pilot whales. Apparently the short-finned pilot whale, Globicephala macrorhynchus. P. 80. In: "Aus den Tiefen des Weltmeeres" by Carl Chun, 1903. Call No. Q115.V15 1903.

Image ID: ship3331, NOAA Ship Collection

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Scientific Name: Globicephala macrorhynchus Gray, 1846
Common Names:
English – Short-finned Pilot Whale, Pacific Pilot Whale
French – Globicéphale tropical
Spanish – Caldrón Negro
Globicephala scammoni Bailey, 1936
Globicephala scammonii Cope, 1869
Globicephala sieboldii Gray, 1846

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