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Harbour porpoise

Observed: 14th June 2010 By: craig.oates897craig.oates897’s reputation in Mammalscraig.oates897’s reputation in Mammals
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Description:

Found dead on a beach in a small cove in Cornwall. Originally thought it was a baby whale of some kind, but later heard it could be a harbour porpoise. Just wondering if anyone could shed any light on this???

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Porpoise

This is a porpoise, note the triangular dorsal fin and black and white colouration.

Graham Banwell

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