The Indo-Pacific finless porpoise (Neophocaena phocaenoides), or finless
porpoise, is one of seven porpoise species. Most of the population has been
The critically endangered Yangtze finless porpoise population is threatened by
overfishing, pollution and ship movement. Learn more about what WWF is doing
Sep 30, 2014 ... Protecting the current population of the Yangtze finless porpoise in limited
reserves is not enough. We need to restore wetlands, work with ...
Description. The finless porpoise is a small porpoise and lacks a dorsal fin. It is
replaced by a ridge with small bumps which runs down the middle of the back.
Find out what's known about Finless Porpoises, Neophocaena phocaenoides,
Mammalia, Cetacea, Phocoenidae, including their world range and habitats, ...
Neophocaena phocaenoides species guide. The Indo-pacific finless porpoise is
found in tropical coastal waters throughout its range. The major threat to this ...
Mar 26, 2015 ... Determined to save the last mammals in the Yangtze River from extinction, China
plans to relocate eight critically endangered finless porpoise's ...
Taxonomic Notes: The recognition of two externally distinct morphological forms
of finless porpoises as separate biological species (Neophocaena ...
Jun 20, 2013 ... A new report has warned that the number of Yangtze finless porpoises has
dropped to just 1,000 in the country's longest river - less than half of ...
Jun 3, 2016 ... Scientists prepare the endangered finless Yangzte porpoise before relocating to
a lake which is less polluted. Shi Yi won the 'Journalist of the ...