Mesoplodon bowdoini feeds in deep waters primarily on squid. When squid are not available fish become a secondary source of food.
Animal Foods: fish; mollusks
Primary Diet: carnivore (Piscivore , Molluscivore )
This article is unpublished.
Appears under "Trophic Strategy"
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Animal Diversity Web
Phil Myers, Museum of Zoology, University of Michigan
Matthew Wund, University of Michigan
angela mangano, University of Michigan
mangano, a. 2004. "Mesoplodon bowdoini" (On-line), Animal Diversity Web. Accessed April 04, 2012 at http://animaldiversity.ummz.umich.edu/site/accounts/information/Mesoplodon_bowdoini.html
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