The harbour porpoise (Phocoena phocoena) is one of six species of porpoise. It
is one of the smallest marine mammals. As its name implies, it stays close to ...
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One of the smallest of the oceanic cetaceans, the harbor porpoise is shy and
elusive, not inclined to approach boats and bow ride, as many other species of ...
Dec 28, 2011 ... Something that has been missing from San Francisco Bay since World War II
appears to be making a comeback: Harbor porpoises are showing ...
Jan 27, 2014 ... After a 65-year absence,harbor porpoises are back in San Francisco Bay,
providing scientists a unique view into their lives.
Description. Harbour porpoises have a short, stocky body resulting in a rotund
shape, which enables them to limit heat loss in cold northern climes.
Learn about the biology, range and behavior of the harbor porpoise.
The harbor porpoise is a very small cetacean with a robust body. Their bodies
are dark on the back and light underneath. Harbor porpoises are not social and ...
Find out what's known about Harbor Porpoises, Phocoena phocoena, Mammalia,
Cetacea, Phocoenidae, including their world range and habitats, feeding ...
The harbour porpoise is the most commonly seen porpoise, and is the most
widely distributed of all cetaceans (whales and dolphins) in northern Europe.