Harbour porpoise

Phocoena phocoena

  • Length between 130-170 cm
  • Weight between 40-60 kg
  • The smallest cetacean in Greenland
  • Feed on small fish such as capelin and cod but also krill and squid
  • Reach sexual maturity when males are 2-3 years old and females 3-4 years
Harbour porpoise. Photo: Maria Iversen
Harbour porpoise. Photo: Maria Iversen
Updated 09.21.2016