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  • 1. IUCN Red List (February, 2009) http://www.iucnredlist.org External link.
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  • 4. CITES (February, 2009) External link.
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  • 7. Kinze, C.C. (2002) Photographic Guide to the Marine Mammals of the North Atlantic. Oxford University Press, Oxford.
  • 8. Dalebout, M.L. and Russell, K.G. (2004) Observations of live Gray's beaked whales (Mesoplodon grayi) in Mahurangi Harbour, North Island, New Zealand, with a summary of at-sea sightings. Journal of the Royal Society of New Zealand, 34 (4): 347 - 356.
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