Magnetoreception and biomineralization of magnetite in cetaceans

Bauer, G.B.; Fuller, M.; Perry, A.; Dunn, J.R.; Zoeger, J.
Magnetite Biomineralization and Magnetoreception in Organisms: A New Biomagnetism (1985)

(...) Although various sensory mechanisms are present in cetaceans, special navigational problems occur when animals are in a pelagic environment which can minimize available cues. Dawbin (1966) has observed that…


Review of the distribution and status of the Burmeister’s porpoise in Chile. Report: cetacean survey in II Region of Chile, August-September 1986

Van Waerebeek, K.; Guerra-Correa, C. G.
Report of the IUCN/UNEP Burmeister's Porpoise Project (1986)

(...) During August and September 1986 a cooperative research effort was organized between a consultant of the IUCN/UNEP Burmeister's Porpoise Project (KVW) and the head of the marine mammal and…


A review of human impact on small cetaceans

Northridge, S.; Pilleri, G.
Investigations on Cetacea (1986)

(...) This document attempts to gather together as much information as is available on the extent of current killings of small cetaceans throughout the world, and also to highlight some…