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Table 4 Stranding records of Longman’s beaked whales confirmed in the western North Pacific to date, including the Miyako specimen in this publication. The locations of Longman’s beaked whales stranded in Japan are indicated as stars on the map in Fig. 1

From: The first record of a Longman’s beaked whale (Indopacetus pacificus) newborn neonate found on Miyako Island, Okinawa, Japan

Case # Date of Stranding Location Sex Age class Body length (cm) Specimen ID Source
1 2002-07-26 Japan Female Adult 648 KGA M14 Yamada et al. (2004); Yatabe et al. (2010)
2 2002-09-09 China Male Adult 608 Peng et al. (2009)
3 2004-01-13 Philippines Male Sub adult 573 Acebes et al. (2005)
4 2005-07-22 Taiwan Female Adult 565 IL 2005-23-1 Yang et al. (2008); Watson et al. (2008)
Taiwan Male Juvenile 420 IL 2005-23-2
5 2010-09-25 Japan Female Adult 630 NSMT36311 Yamada et al. (2012)
6 2011-07-31 Japan Male Juvenile 478 OCF-MM20110730 Tokutake et al. (2012); Kobayashi et al. (2020)
7 2016-02-07 Philippines Male Sub adult 502 Acebes et al. (2019)
8 2018-09-15 Philippines Male Sub adult 540
9 2018-09-16 Philippines Male Sub adult 560
10 2020-07-27 Japan Female Neonate 235 OCF-MM20200727 This publication