Status of the harbour porpoise (Phocoena phocoena) in Danish waters

Teilmann, J.; Lowry, N.
Report of the International Whaling Commission (1996)

Harbour porpoises are widely distributed in the seas around Denmark. Total abundance in Danish waters is estimated as approximately 100,000 animals. Population density varies considerably by area. There are probably…


A brief review of stock identity in small marine cetaceans in relation to assessment of driftnet mortality in the north Pacific

Perrin, W. F.; Brownell, R. L. Jr.
Report of the International Whaling Commission (1994)

Dolphins of several species are killed incidentally in driftnet fisheries on the high seas in the North Pacific. Information on stock identity, necessary for assessment and management of the dolphin…


The morphology and geographic distribution of epidermal diatoms of the Dall’s porpoise (Phocoenoides dalli True) in the northern Pacific Ocean

Holmes, R. W.; Nagasawa, S.; Takano, H.
Bulletin of the National Science Museum, Tokyo, Series B (1993)

The morphology of diatoms which consistently occur in circular to oval colonies on the skin of North Pacific Dall's porpoise was examined. Two previously described cetacean diatoms Stauroneis aleutica Nemoto…