Mammalia | Cetacea
Environment / Climate / Range
Pelagic. Subtropical; 90°N - 10°N, 180°W - 180°E
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm Max length : 530 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 1394); max. published weight: 1.4 t (Ref. 1394)
Feeds on squid and some deepwater fishes (Ref. 1394). Feeds on squid and some deepwater fishes (Ref. 1394).
Life cycle and mating behavior
Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae
Jefferson, T.A., S. Leatherwood and M.A. Webber. 1993. (Ref. 1394)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 115185)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
FAO(fisheries: | FisheriesWiki | Sea Around Us
Estimates of some properties based on models
): 2 - 7.9, mean 3.9 (based on 98 cells).
Very high vulnerability (90 of 100)