Species Detail - Long-finned Pilot Whale (Globicephala melas) - Species information displayed is based on all datasets.

Terrestrial Map - 10km

Distribution of the number of records recorded within each 10km grid square (ITM).
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Marine Map - 50km

Distribution of the number of records recorded within each 50km grid square (WGS84).
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Globicephala melas
Long-finned Pilot Whale
Globicephala melaena, Pilot Whale
Protected Species: EU Habitats Directive || Protected Species: EU Habitats Directive >> Annex IV || Protected Species: Wildlife Acts
glmel
(Traill, 1809)
marine mammal
Species
701
140
197
25/07/1821
02/01/2017
1 January (recorded in 1900)
30 December (recorded in 2006)
National Biodiversity Data Centre, Ireland, Long-finned Pilot Whale (Globicephala melas), accessed 27 May 2018, <https://maps.biodiversityireland.ie/Species/134742>

Records per month (across all datasets)

Records per year (across all datasets)