Mammalia | Cetacea
Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range
Pelagic. Subtropical; 90°N - 90°S, 180°W - 180°E
Atlantic Ocean, Indian Ocean and the Antarctic.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm Max length : 500 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 1394); max. published weight: 1.4 t (Ref. 1394)
Feeds on squid (Ref. 1394). Feeds on 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. 120744)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
FAO(fisheries: | FishSource | Sea Around Us
Estimates of some properties based on models
): 1 - 3.6, mean 2.2 (based on 5947 cells).
Very high vulnerability (90 of 100)