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Strap-toothed whale, Mesoplodon layardii, VT535

Physical Description

Isolated pair of teeth of a beaked whale. Wear facets at the base of the neck on both teeth.


Maximum dimensions (H x W x D) (a - left tooth): 330 x 10 x 85mm
Maximum dimensions (H x W x D) (b - right tooth): 330 x 15 x 95mm



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