Mammalia | Cetacea
Environment / Climate / Range
Pelagic. Temperate; 0°N - 90°S, 160°E - 180°E
Southwest Pacific: New Zealand.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cmmax. published weight: 57.0 kg (Ref. 1394)
Found in shallow coastal waters. Feeds on several species of small fish and squid (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. 114614)
CITES status (Ref. 94142)
Threat to humans
FAO(fisheries: production) | FisheriesWiki | Sea Around Us
Estimates of some properties based on models
): 10.6 - 18.2, mean 15.9 (based on 84 cells; Ref. 115970