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Status in World Register of Marine Species

Accepted name: Phocoena spinipinnis (Burmeister, 1865)

Scientific synonyms and common names

Phocoena spinipinnis Burmeister, 1865

Common names

Burmeisters bruinvis [Dutch]
Burmeister's porpoise [English]
Marsopa espinosa [Spanish]
Marsouin de Burmeister [French]

FAO Species Code

PHOCO Phoc 2 [FAO Species code]
BRP [FAO Species code]

Burmeister's porpoise (Phocoena spinipinnis)