Ziphius cavirostris eats mainly squid and deep water fish. They also eat crabs and starfish (Watson 1981).
Animal Foods: fish; mollusks; aquatic crustaceans; echinoderms
Primary Diet: carnivore (Molluscivore )
This article is unpublished.
Appears under "Trophic Strategy"
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Animal Diversity Web
Allison Myers, Michigan State University
Barbara Lundrigan, Michigan State University
Lundrigan, B. and A. Myers 2000. "Ziphius cavirostris" (On-line), Animal Diversity Web. Accessed April 04, 2012 at http://animaldiversity.ummz.umich.edu/site/accounts/information/Ziphius_cavirostris.html
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