Anthropogenic impact on a pregnant Cuvier ’ s beaked whale ( Ziphius cavirostris ) stranded in Brazil

@inproceedings{Bortolotto2016AnthropogenicIO,
  title={Anthropogenic impact on a pregnant Cuvier ’ s beaked whale ( Ziphius cavirostris ) stranded in Brazil},
  author={Guilherme A Bortolotto and Igor Oliveira Braga Morais and Paulo Roberto Ferreira and Maria do Socorro Santos dos Reis and Luciano Raimundo Alardo Souto},
  year={2016}
}
Background: Because of their usually cryptic behaviour, most knowledge on the biology of beaked whales are from records of stranded animals. Although the Cuvier’s beaked whale (Ziphius cavirostris) is the best known species of the ziphiidae family, little information on its reproduction is available. Results: Here we report on the stranding of a dead… CONTINUE READING