Pilot whale

Service layer

The map shows the distribution of pilot whales. Pilot Whale (Globicephala melas) belong to the dolphin family (Delphinidae) and is thus a toothed whale. Pilot whales seem to thrive best in deep water. The species has a sirkumantarktisk distribution in the southern hemisphere but the species is also found in temperate and polar regions of the North Atlantic and in the western half of the Mediterranean and Black Sea. Previously, the species can also be found west of the North Pacific.

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Specific usage

Forvaltning

Distributions

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Contact information

Logo Havforskningsinstituttet

Contact metadata:
Alexander Beck, alexander.beck@hi.no – Institute of Marine Research

Contact owner:
Alexander Beck, alexander.beck@hi.no – Institute of Marine Research

Contact publisher:
Alexander Beck, alexander.beck@hi.no – Institute of Marine Research

Distribution

Format:
  • OGC:WMS

Distribution type: WMS service

Get Capabilities Url: https://maps.imr.no/geoserver/ows?request=GetCapabilities&service=WMS

Layer name: pattedyr:Grindhval_bw

Constraints

Use limitations: Ingen begrensninger på bruk er oppgitt.

Access constraints: Open data

Other constraints: Ingen begrensninger oppgitt.

Security constraints: Unclassified