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A “hookfin porpoise” is actually which animal?

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Even though they are dolphins and not porpoises, the Pacific White-Sided Dolphin is sometimes referred to as a “hookfin porpoise.” It is unclear where the misleading nickname came from, though it’s likely that it began as a simple misidentification of the dolphin.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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