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Phocoena sinus Norris & McFarland, 1958

Collector:
Dr. Lorenzo Rojas  Search this
Ted Cranford  Search this
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Pacific Ocean, Gulf Of California  Search this
Total Length:
139 cm
Preparation:
Anatomical
Remarks:
frozen whole
Sex:
Female
Place:
Bajo Mete y saca es close to limit of the Reserve between San Felipe and Rocas Consag, Mexico, North America, North Pacific Ocean
Collection Date:
2004
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Mammalia, Eutheria, Cetacea, Odontoceti, Phocoenidae
Published Name:
Phocoena sinus Norris & McFarland, 1958
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : B
Whale Field Number 2 : 2
USNM Number:
593525
See more items in:
Vertebrate Zoology
Mammals
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3668094ae-4214-4d0c-a18c-5b3bb78f4fc3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_11795084
Additional Online Media:

Saving the vaquita: Immediate action, not more data

Author:
Reeves, R. R.  Search this
Ralls, Katherine  Search this
Rojas-Bracho, L.  Search this
Read, A. J.  Search this
Brownell, Robert L., Jr.  Search this
Jaramillo-Legorreta, A.  Search this
Taylor, Barbara L.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
2007
Topic:
Zoology  Search this
Animals  Search this
Veterinary medicine  Search this
Animal health  Search this
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_68785

Occurrence and distribution of the vaquita Phocoena sinus in the northern Gulf of California

Author:
Silber, G. K  Search this
Type:
Citations
Date:
1990
Topic:
Vaquita  Search this
Cochito  Search this
Distribution  Search this
Sighting ?? Sighting forms  Search this
Abundance  Search this
Taxonomy:
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Phocoenidae--Phocoena--sinus
Data Source:
Marine Mammals Bibliography
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_bib_12022

Phocoena sinus.

Author:
Brownell, R. L. Jr  Search this
Type:
Citations
Date:
1983
Topic:
Vaquita  Search this
Cochito  Search this
Taxonomy:
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Phocoenidae--Phocoena--sinus
Data Source:
Marine Mammals Bibliography
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_bib_9802

There Are ‘At Most’ 19 Vaquitas Left in the Wild

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Thu, 01 Aug 2019 16:39:26 +0000
Topic:
Custom RSS  Search this
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Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_6209ada572efde2e7dc39d6fb40aa61d

Vaquita : science, politics, and crime in the Sea of Cortez / Brooke Bessesen

Author:
Bessesen, Brooke  Search this
Writer of foreword:
Safina, Carl 1955-  Search this
Physical description:
xvii, 293 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Creative nonfiction
Electronic books
Place:
Mexico
California, Gulf of
California, Gulf of (Mexico)
Date:
2018
Topic:
Phocoena sinus  Search this
Rare mammals  Search this
Endangered species  Search this
Wildlife conservation  Search this
Endangered ecosystems  Search this
Poaching  Search this
Totoaba fisheries  Search this
Phocoena sinus--Conservation--Social aspects  Search this
Phocoena sinus--Conservation--Economic aspects  Search this
Wildlife conservation--Social aspects  Search this
Wildlife conservation--Economic aspects  Search this
Women conservationists  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Environmental conditions  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1101480

Vaquita (10th Biennial Conference, 1993)

Collection Creator:
Society for Marine Mammalogy  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Rights:
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2012; Transferring office; 7/29/1994 Agreement of Transfer; Contact reference staff for details.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 98-135, Society for Marine Mammalogy, Records
See more items in:
Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa98-135-refd1e536

Whales, dolphins, & porpoises : a natural history and species guide / edited by Annalisa Berta

Title:
Whales, dolphins, and porpoises : a natural history and species guide
Editor:
Berta, Annalisa  Search this
Physical description:
288 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 x 29 cm
Type:
Identification
Date:
2015
Topic:
Whales--Anatomy  Search this
Dolphins--Anatomy  Search this
Porpoises--Anatomy  Search this
Whales--Behavior  Search this
Dolphins--Behavior  Search this
Porpoises--Behavior  Search this
Whales  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1095375

California Sea Lions Are Starving, But Do They Need Our Help?

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Thu, 02 Apr 2015 13:45:00 +0000
Topic:
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Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_03c45c4f6b75211545244dd7c7dba3c0

Only 30 of the World’s Most Adorable Porpoise Are Left on Earth

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Wed, 08 Feb 2017 16:36:53 +0000
Topic:
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Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_156ca86b3e5e952448f298f4860076a6

Chinese Officials Seize 3.1 Tons of Pangolin Scales

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Wed, 28 Dec 2016 18:31:33 +0000
Topic:
Search this
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Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_510704b0aeab59ac05ea4e818145ead6

Mexico Will Use Dolphins to Herd the Endangered Vaquita to Safety

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Interviews
Blog posts
Published Date:
Wed, 05 Jul 2017 13:26:05 +0000
Topic:
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Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_8acede22e60f2e80014faa0fafd754cb

Almost Half of Natural World Heritage Sites Are Threatened by Criminal Activity

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 16:55:30 +0000
Topic:
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Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_de204a413b121152a66ff8e4ba33d2e2

Recovery plan for the vaquita, Phocoena sinus / prepared by Bernardo Villa Ramírez

Author:
Villa Ramírez, Bernardo 1911-  Search this
United States Marine Mammal Commission  Search this
Physical description:
iv, 36 p. : maps ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Mexico
California, Gulf of
Date:
1993
Topic:
Harbor porpoise  Search this
Endangered species  Search this
Call number:
QL737.C434 R17 1993
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_463856

The desert islands of Mexico's Sea of Cortez / Stewart Aitchison

Author:
Aitchison, Stewart W  Search this
Physical description:
x, 103 p. : col. ill., map ; 22 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Mexico
California, Gulf of, Region
Baja California (Peninsula)
California, Gulf of, Region (Mexico)
California, Gulf of (Mexico)
Baja California (Mexico : Peninsula)
Date:
2010
C2010
Topic:
Natural history  Search this
Environmental degradation  Search this
Desert ecology  Search this
Island ecology  Search this
Environmental conditions  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1031004

Conservation of gulf fish and porpoise linked

Author:
Lagomarsino, I  Search this
Type:
Citations
Date:
1993
Topic:
Vaquita  Search this
Cochito  Search this
Fishes  Search this
Museum management  Search this
Taxonomy:
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Phocoenidae--Phocoena--sinus
Data Source:
Marine Mammals Bibliography
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_bib_11044

Dolphins, porpoises and whales - an action plan for the conservation of biological diversity: 1988-1992

Author:
Perrin, W. F  Search this
Type:
Citations
Date:
1988
Topic:
Whaling  Search this
Museum management  Search this
Vaquita  Search this
Cochito  Search this
Commerson's dolphin  Search this
Peale's dolphin  Search this
Dusky dolphin  Search this
Southern striped porpoise  Search this
Black dolphin  Search this
Burmeister's porpoise  Search this
Bottlenose dolphin  Search this
Short-finned pilot whale  Search this
Pothead  Search this
Pilot whale  Search this
Long-finned pilot whale  Search this
Blackfish  Search this
Tucuxi  Search this
Franciscana  Search this
Southern right whale  Search this
Right whale  Search this
Black right whale  Search this
Boutu  Search this
Bouto  Search this
Amazon porpoise  Search this
Striped dolphin  Search this
Streaker  Search this
Pan-tropical spotted dolphin  Search this
Spinner dolphin  Search this
Atlantic spotted dolphin  Search this
Clymene dolphin  Search this
Rough-toothed dolphin  Search this
Atlantic hump-backed dolphin  Search this
West African sousa  Search this
Dwarf sperm whale  Search this
Pygmy sperm whale  Search this
Risso's dolphin  Search this
Grampus  Search this
Ganges susu  Search this
Ganges River dolphin  Search this
White flag porpoise  Search this
Pei c'hi  Search this
Hector's dolphin  Search this
Whitefront dolphin  Search this
Fishery interaction  Search this
Taxonomy:
Cetacea--Odontocetes
Cetacea--Mysticetes
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Phocoenidae--Phocoena--sinus
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Delphinidae--Cephalorhynchus--commersonii
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Delphinidae--Lagenorhynchus--australis
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Delphinidae--Lagenorhynchus--obscurus
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Delphinidae--Cephalorhynchus--eutropia
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Phocoenidae--Phocoena--spinipinnis
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Delphinidae--Tursiops--truncatus
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Delphinidae--Globicephala--macrorhynchus
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Delphinidae--Globicephala--melas
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Delphinidae--Sotalia--fluviatilis
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Platanistidae--Pontoporia--blainvillei
Cetacea--Mysticetes--Balaenidae--Eubalaena--australis
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Platanistidae--Inia--geoffrensis
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Delphinidae--Stenella--coeruleoalba
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Delphinidae--Stenella--attenuata
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Delphinidae--Stenella--longirostris
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Delphinidae--Stenella--frontalis
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Delphinidae--Stenella--clymene
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Delphinidae--Steno--bredanensis
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Delphinidae--Sousa--teuszii
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Physeteridae--Kogia--simus
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Physeteridae--Kogia--breviceps
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Delphinidae--Grampus--griseus
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Platanistidae--Platanista--gangetica
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Platanistidae--Lipotes--vexillifer
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Delphinidae--Cephalorhynchus--hectori
Data Source:
Marine Mammals Bibliography
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_bib_11612

Geographic and seasonal distribution of the vaquita, Phocoena sinus

Author:
Silber, G. K  Search this
Norris, K. S  Search this
Type:
Citations
Date:
1991
Topic:
Vaquita  Search this
Cochito  Search this
Distribution  Search this
Taxonomy:
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Phocoenidae--Phocoena--sinus
Data Source:
Marine Mammals Bibliography
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_bib_12023

Recent sightings of the Gulf of California harbor porpoise, Phocoena sinus

Author:
Silber, Gregory K  Search this
Type:
Citations
Date:
1988
Topic:
Vaquita  Search this
Cochito  Search this
Distribution  Search this
Ecology  Search this
Taxonomy:
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Phocoenidae--Phocoena--sinus
Data Source:
Marine Mammals Bibliography
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_bib_12025

Catalog of osteological collections of aquatic mammals from Mexico

Author:
Vidal, O  Search this
Type:
Citations
Date:
1991
Topic:
Museum collections  Search this
Paleontology  Search this
Dall's porpoise  Search this
Vaquita  Search this
Cochito  Search this
Rough-toothed dolphin  Search this
Short-finned pilot whale  Search this
Pothead  Search this
Pilot whale  Search this
False killer whale  Search this
Melon-headed whale  Search this
Electra  Search this
Killer whale  Search this
Pacific white-sided dolphin  Search this
Risso's dolphin  Search this
Grampus  Search this
Bottlenose dolphin  Search this
Pan-tropical spotted dolphin  Search this
Spinner dolphin  Search this
Striped dolphin  Search this
Streaker  Search this
Common dolphin  Search this
Saddleback porpoise  Search this
Whitebellied porpoise  Search this
Whitefront dolphin  Search this
Northern right whale dolphin  Search this
Baird's beaked whale  Search this
Gervais' beaked whale  Search this
Ginkgo-toothed beaked whale  Search this
Cuvier's beaked whale  Search this
Sperm Whale  Search this
Pygmy sperm whale  Search this
Dwarf sperm whale  Search this
Gray whale  Search this
Humpback  Search this
Blue whale  Search this
Fin whale  Search this
Finback  Search this
Bryde's whale  Search this
Minke whale  Search this
West Indian manatee  Search this
Caribbean manatee  Search this
California sea lion  Search this
Guadalupe fur seal  Search this
Northern elephant seal  Search this
Harbor seal  Search this
West Indian monk seal  Search this
Caribbean monk seal  Search this
Taxonomy:
Carnivora--Pinnipedia
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Phocoenidae--Phocoenoides--dalli
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Phocoenidae--Phocoena--sinus
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Delphinidae--Steno--bredanensis
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Delphinidae--Globicephala--macrorhynchus
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Delphinidae--Pseudorca--crassidens
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Delphinidae--Peponocephala--electra
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Delphinidae--Orcinus--orca
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Delphinidae--Lagenorhynchus--obliquidens
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Delphinidae--Grampus--griseus
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Delphinidae--Tursiops--truncatus
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Delphinidae--Stenella--attenuata
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Delphinidae--Stenella--longirostris
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Delphinidae--Stenella--coeruleoalba
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Delphinidae--Stenella--sp
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Delphinidae--Delphinus--delphis
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Delphinidae--Lissodelphis--borealis
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Ziphiidae--Berardius--bairdii
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Ziphiidae--Mesoplodon--europaeus
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Ziphiidae--Mesoplodon--ginkgodens
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Ziphiidae--Ziphius--cavirostris
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Physeteridae--Physeter--catodon
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Physeteridae--Kogia--breviceps
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Physeteridae--Kogia--simus
Cetacea--Mysticetes--Eschrichtiidae--Eschrichtius--robustus
Cetacea--Mysticetes--Balaenopteridae--Megaptera--novaeangliae
Cetacea--Mysticetes--Balaenopteridae--Balaenoptera--musculus
Cetacea--Mysticetes--Balaenopteridae--Balaenoptera--physalus
Cetacea--Mysticetes--Balaenopteridae--Balaenoptera--edeni
Cetacea--Mysticetes--Balaenopteridae--Balaenoptera--acutorostrata
Sirenia--Trichechidae--Trichechus--manatus
Carnivora--Pinnipedia--Otariidae--Zalophus--californianus
Carnivora--Pinnipedia--Otariidae--Arctocephalus--townsendi
Carnivora--Pinnipedia--Phocidae--Mirounga--angustirostris
Carnivora--Pinnipedia--Phocidae--Phoca--vitulina
Carnivora--Pinnipedia--Phocidae--Monachus--tropicalis
Data Source:
Marine Mammals Bibliography
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_bib_12334

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