Hyperoodon planifrons mainly stays in cooler waters and approaches the ice packs of Antarctica during the summer. For the winter months, southern bottlenose whales migrate towards tropic waters (Minasian et al. 1984).
Aquatic Biomes: coastal
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Colette Hendricks, University of Michigan
Hendricks, C. 2003. "Hyperoodon planifrons" (On-line), Animal Diversity Web. Accessed April 04, 2012 at http://animaldiversity.ummz.umich.edu/site/accounts/information/Hyperoodon_planifrons.html
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