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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, ...

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 ...

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 ...

8 badass Burmeister's porpoise facts - Ocean Wild Things


Mar 12, 2010 ... The name Burmeister's porpoise can be traced back to Hermann Burmeister, who first described the porpoise in 1865. It's great that he ...

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

Burmeister's Porpoise — Porpoise Conservation Society


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

Burmeister's Porpoise - Whaleopedia


Burmeister's porpoise is one of two members of the genus Phocoena that lives in the Southern Hemisphere, the other being the spectacled porpoise.

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 ...

Population structure of nuclear and mitochondrial DNA variation ...


Little is known about the biology of Burmeister's porpoises (Phocoena spinipinnis ), a small cetacean species endemic to South American waters. Information on ...

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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 ...

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.

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 ...