Phocoena phocoena

Assessment information
CMS InstrumentsCMS, ASCOBANS, ACCOBAMS, Western African Aquatic Mammals
IUCN StatusCritically endangered
Geographic range
Countries Gambia, Mauritania, Morocco, Senegal
Common names
EnglishCommon Porpoise, Harbour Porpoise
FrenchMarsouin Commun
SpanishMarsopa común
GermanSchweinswal, braunfisch
Taxonomy
ClassMammalia
OrderCetacea
FamilyPhocoenidae
Scientific name Phocoena phocoena
Other details
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