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Burmeister's porpoise - Wikipedia


Burmeister's porpoise (Phocoena spinipinnis) is a species of porpoise endemic to the coast of South America. It was first described by Hermann Burmeister, ...

Burmeister's Porpoise Species Guide - WDC


Phocoena spinipinnis species guide - found off the west coast of South America, Burmeister's porpoises are sometimes hunted and their meat used as crab bait.

Burmeister's Porpoises, Phocoena spinipinnis ~ MarineBio.org


Find out what's known about Burmeister's Porpoises, Phocoena spinipinnis, Mammalia, Cetacea, Phocoenidae, including their world range and habitats, feeding ...

Phocoena spinipinnis (Black Porpoise, Burmeister's Porpoise)


Range Description: Burmeister's Porpoises are distributed in shallow, coastal waters of South America, from southern Brazil (about 28°48'S), south to Cape Horn ...

CMS: Phocoena spinipinnis, Burmeister porpoise


Phocoena spinipinnis (Burmeister, 1865). English: Burmeister porpoise. German: Burmeister-Schweinswal Spanish: Marsopa espinosa. French: Marsouin de ...

Burmeister's Porpoise - Whale Facts


Also known as the black porpoise, spiny porpoise and sea pig, Burmeister's porpoise (Phocoena spinipinnis in Latin) was first identified by the German zoologist ...

ADW: Phocoena spinipinnis: INFORMATION


Burmeister's porpoises are only found along the coastal waters of South America. They inhabit the Atlantic waters on the coast of Brazil and continue to be found ...

yaqu pacha chile | Burmeister porpoise


Burmeister's porpoises range along both coasts of southern South America from northern Peru (05°11'S), via Chile, Argentina and Uruguay, to Santa Catarina in ...

What's the Difference Between Dolphins and Porpoises?


Jun 23, 2016 ... Dolphins have more elongated "beaks" than porpoises. Can you ... Harbor porpoise (Phocoena phocoena); Burmeister's porpoise (Phocoena ...

Burmeister's Porpoise: The Animal Files


Main Characteristics Burmeister's Porpoise can reach lengths up to 1.5 m (4.9 ft) and they typically weigh between 50 and 75 kgs (110 - 165 lbs). Habitat