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Harbour porpoise - Wikipedia


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 ...

Harbor Porpoises, Harbor Porpoise Pictures, Harbor Porpoise Facts ...


Learn all you wanted to know about harbor porpoises with pictures, videos, photos, facts, and news from National Geographic.

Harbor Porpoise (Phocoena phocoena) - Office of Protected ...


Mar 17, 2014 ... Harbor Porpoise (Phocoena phocoena) Photo: NOAA. Did You Know? · Their name is derived from the Latin word for pig (porcus) and are ...

Harbor Porpoise - National Wildlife Federation


Learn about the biology, range and behavior of the harbor porpoise.

Harbor Porpoise | the whale trail


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 ...

Harbor Porpoises, Phocoena phocoena ~ MarineBio.org


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

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The harbour porpoise is the most commonly seen porpoise, and is the most widely distributed of all cetaceans (whales and dolphins) in northern Europe.

Wild Whales » Harbour Porpoise (Phocoena phocoena)


Harbour Porpoise (Phocoena phocoena). IDENTIFICATION. Size – a maximum length of 1.8 metres and average adult length is 1.6 metres (smallest cetacean in  ...

Harbor Porpoise - Golden Gate Cetacean Research


Harbor Porpoise Facts: Scientific name: Phocoena phocoena​; ​Length: 4.5 - 6 ft; Weight: 100-150 lbs, female slightly larger than males; Lifespan: 10-12 yrs on ...

Harbor Porpoise : Porpoises : Voices in the Sea


Harbor porpoises are most commonly found in bays, estuaries, harbors and fjords. Harbor Porpoise. The clicks of the habor porpoise. What is a spectrogram?

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Harbor Porpoise | American Cetacean Society


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 ...

CMS: Phocoena phocoena, Harbour porpoise


Description. Harbour porpoises have a short, stocky body resulting in a rotund shape, which enables them to limit heat loss in cold northern climes.

Phocoena phocoena (Common Porpoise, Harbour Porpoise)


Range Description: Harbour porpoises are found in cold temperate to sub-polar waters of the Northern Hemisphere (Gaskin 1992, Read 1999). They are usually  ...