whaleOrder Artiodactyla

Family Ziphiidae

Scientific Name

Mesoplodon perrini

Size and Weight

LENGTH: 4.4 metres (14 feet 8 inches)

Habitat

Deep waters 1,000 m

Distribution

United States (California)

Diet

Octopoteuthis deletron

Reproduction

1

Population

Unknown

Lifespan

Unknown

Predators

Cookiecutter sharks

Speed

Unknown

Behavior

Live in small groups

Sounds

Unknown

Conservation Status

Data Deficient