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The vaquita (Phocoena sinus) is a rare species of porpoise endemic to the northern part of the Gulf of California. Since the baiji (Lipotes vexillifer) is believed to ...

Vaquita | Species | WWF


Vaquita, the world's most rare marine mammal, is on the edge of extinction. This little porpoise wasn't discovered until 1958 and a little over half a century later, ...

Vaquita Life History and Facts — VAQUITA - Endangered Porpoise


Vaquita - Endangered Porpoise is a documentary film and website about the critically endangered Vaquita in Mexico.

VAQUITA - Endangered Porpoise


Vaquita - Endangered Porpoise is a documentary film and website about the critically endangered Vaquita in Mexico.

Meet the Vaquita Porpoise - Videos - Voices in the Sea


The vaquita porpoise is the world's smallest and most endangered species of ... Learn about the man-made threat that has threatened the vaquita porpoise with ...

The Marine Mammal Center : Vaquita, the World's Most Endangered ...


The tiny vaquita porpoise (Phocoena sinus) is found only in the shallow waters of the northern Gulf of California, Mexico. It is the most endangered of the 128 ...

Vaquita | WWF


The vaquita is a very small porpoise that lives solely in the Gulf of California, Mexico. The species is Critically Endangered primarily as a result of entanglement ...

STW - Help Save the Vaquita!!! The World's Most-Endangered ...


Thomas A. Jefferson, Ph.D. The vaquita (Phocoena sinus, often previously called the Gulf of California harbor porpoise) has been recognized as a rare and ...

Vaquita videos, photos and facts - Phocoena sinus | ARKive


Learn more about the Vaquita - with amazing Vaquita photos and facts on ARKive.

VIVA Vaquita | Working to Save the Vaquita Porpoise


VIVA Vaquita is an organization aimed at promoting awareness and conservation of the critically endangered vaquita porpoise.

Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Mammalia
Order: Cetacea Family: Phocoenidae Genus: Phocoena
Species: Phocoena sinus
The Vaquita (Phocoena sinus) is a rare species of porpoise. It is endemic to the northern part of the Gulf of California (Sea of Cortez). Estimates of the number of individuals alive range from 100 to 500 making it amongst the most... More »
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Basic Facts About Vaquitas - Defenders of Wildlife


Learn about the size, diet, population, range, behavior and other fascinating facts about vaquitas.

Vaquita (Phocoena sinus) - EDGE :: Mammal Species Information


Mexico's only endemic marine mammal, the vaquita is a slender porpoise with distinctive dark rings around the eyes and mouth. It is the world's smallest and ...

Vaquita Porpoise Faces Imminent Extinction—Can It Be Saved?


Aug 14, 2014 ... A scientific team commissioned by Mexico says vaquitas could be extinct by 2018 if gillnetting isn't banned immediately.