Strap-toothed whales are found in deep oceanic waters of the temperate to subantartic regions. They may use adjacent waters for feeding and calving.
Range depth: 2000 (high) m.
Habitat Regions: saltwater or marine
Aquatic Biomes: pelagic
This article is unpublished.
Appears under "Habitat"
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Nancy Shefferly, Animal Diversity Web Staff
Chris Yahnke, University of Wisconsin Stevens Point
Andrea Flohr, University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point
Flohr, A. 2004. "Mesoplodon layardii" (On-line), Animal Diversity Web. Accessed April 04, 2012 at http://animaldiversity.ummz.umich.edu/site/accounts/information/Mesoplodon_layardii.html
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