Beaked Whale Identification Guide
Select the image that best represents your specimen
Lateral view of M. hectori beak
 
Lateral view of M. mirus beak
Viewed dorsally, apical teeth are laterally compressed.
 
Viewed dorsally, apical teeth are ovate.
NMNH | Vertebrate Zoology | Marine Mammal Program | Disclaimer | Privacy Statement | Contact Us | Copyright ©2007 Smithsonian Institution