Size: 1.7 to 2.2 m, 75 kg. Males slightly larger than females
Calves at birth: 77 cm
Teeth: 45 to 65 sharp-pointed teeth on each side of upper and lower jaw
Food: Fish (small deep-ocean species) and squid
Habitat: Mainly offshore
Range: Tropical, subtropical and wrm temperate world ocean
Status: Population unknown, but common in most parts of its range. Substantial declines have occurred in the easter tropical Pacific
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