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Burmeister's porpoise


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.

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 ...

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 ...

Genital warts in Burmeister's porpoises: characterization of ... - NCBI


Genital warts in Burmeister's porpoises: characterization of Phocoena spinipinnis papillomavirus type 1 (PsPV-1) and evidence for a second, distantly related ...

Burmeister's Porpoise — Porpoise Conservation Society


The Burmeister's porpoise is named after Hermann Burmeister, who described the species in 1865.

Porpoise Pictures - Species of Rare and Common Porpoise ...


There are six different species of porpoise: Burmeister's porpoise, Phocoena spinipinnis; Dall's porpoise, Phocoenoides dalli; Finless porpoise, Neophocaena  ...

Burmeister's Porpoise photos - Whaleopedia


Burmeister's Porpoise photos. Burmeister's Porpoise-Bob Pitman Burmeister's Porpoise Photo. Comments are closed. Whaleopedia was developed

Burmeister's Porpoise | - Whaleopedia


Species: P. spinipinnis Burmeister, 1865. Burmeister's porpoise is one of two members of the genus Phocoena that lives in the Southern Hemisphere, the other ...

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

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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 ...

CMS: Phocoena spinipinnis, Burmeister porpoise


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

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 ...