Question :

Which of the following marine mammal is on the verge of extinction?


A) Harbour Porpoise
B) Vaquita
C) Numataphocoena
D) Yangtze finless porpoise

Answer : B

Description :


The world's smallest marine mammal 'Vaquita Porpoise' are on the verge of extinction with just 10 left in their sole habitat within Mexico's Gulf of California, as per World Wildlife Data. The vaquita porpoise reproduces just once in every two years. They have been pushed to the brink of extinction after getting accidentally trapped in fishing nets and due to illegal fishing. 


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