Finless porpoises seen in Wuhan, China's Hubei

Source: Xinhua

As one of the most endangered animals, the finless porpoise is mainly to be found in the middle and lower reaches of Yangtze River and the connecting Poyang and Dongting lakes.

  • Finless porpoises seen in Wuhan, China's Hubei

    Finless porpoises seen in Wuhan, China's Hubei

  • Finless porpoises seen in Wuhan, China's Hubei

    Finless porpoises seen in Wuhan, China's Hubei

  • Finless porpoises seen in Wuhan, China's Hubei

    Finless porpoises seen in Wuhan, China's Hubei

  • Finless porpoises seen in Wuhan, China's Hubei

    Finless porpoises seen in Wuhan, China's Hubei

  • Finless porpoises seen in Wuhan, China's Hubei

    Finless porpoises seen in Wuhan, China's Hubei

  • Finless porpoises seen in Wuhan, China's Hubei

    Finless porpoises seen in Wuhan, China's Hubei

  • Finless porpoises seen in Wuhan, China's Hubei

    Finless porpoises seen in Wuhan, China's Hubei

  • Finless porpoises seen in Wuhan, China's Hubei

    Finless porpoises seen in Wuhan, China's Hubei

  • Finless porpoises seen in Wuhan, China's Hubei

    Finless porpoises seen in Wuhan, China's Hubei

  • Finless porpoises seen in Wuhan, China's Hubei

    Finless porpoises seen in Wuhan, China's Hubei

  • Finless porpoises seen in Wuhan, China's Hubei

    Finless porpoises seen in Wuhan, China's Hubei

  • Finless porpoises seen in Wuhan, China's Hubei

    Finless porpoises seen in Wuhan, China's Hubei

  • Finless porpoises seen in Wuhan, China's Hubei

    Finless porpoises seen in Wuhan, China's Hubei

  • Finless porpoises seen in Wuhan, China's Hubei

    Finless porpoises seen in Wuhan, China's Hubei

  • Finless porpoises seen in Wuhan, China's Hubei

    Finless porpoises seen in Wuhan, China's Hubei

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The current finless porpoise population, according to scientists, is less than 1,000. As one of the most endangered animals, the finless porpoise is mainly to be found in the middle and lower reaches of Yangtze River and the connecting Poyang and Dongting lakes.

Photo 1-3: A 7-year-old pregnant finless porpoise named as "F9" swims in the Institute of Hydrobiology under Chinese Academy of Sciences, in Wuhan, central China's Hubei Province, May 10, 2016.

Photo 4-6: A finless porpoise is pictured in the Institute of Hydrobiology under Chinese Academy of Sciences, in Wuhan, central China's Hubei Province, May 10, 2016.

Photo 7-13: Finless porpoises swim in the Institute of Hydrobiology under Chinese Academy of Sciences, in Wuhan, central China's Hubei Province, May 10, 2016.

(Xinhua/Cheng Min)

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