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Dall's Porpoise

Dall's Porpoise
Photographer: Blazeblaze


The size of a Dall's Porpoise compared to an average human
The size of a Dall's Porpoise compared
to an average human


Dall's Porpoise Range Map (N Pacific)
Dall's Porpoise Range Map (N Pacific)
Latin Name Phocoenoides dalli
Conservation Status Least Concern
Location N Pacific
Colour Black & White
Length 2.2 - 2.4 m (7.25 - 7.75 ft)
Weight 170 - 200 Kg (380 - 440 lbs)
Life Expectancy Up to 15 Yrs

Subspecies

Subspecies of Dall's Porpoise are:

Phocoenoides dalli dalli
Phocoenoides dalli truei

Interesting Facts

Dall's Porpoise were named after the American naturalist W H Dall.

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