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4 edition of The Golden Porpoise found in the catalog.

The Golden Porpoise

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Published by Purple Gorilla LLC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Animals,
  • Animals - Marine Life,
  • Children,
  • Fiction,
  • People & Places - Other,
  • Travel,
  • Juvenile Fiction / Animals / Marine Life,
  • Juvenile Fiction / People & Places / Other,
  • Children"s Books/All Ages

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsRandy Lansing (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11739841M
    ISBN 100966184432
    ISBN 109780966184433
    OCLC/WorldCa63650051

    Spectacled porpoise (Phocoena dioptrica) Dall's porpoise (Phocoenoides dalli) Appearance. Porpoises look much like dolphins, but they are different in some ways: They are smaller and more stout. They have spade-shaped teeth, rounded heads, blunt jaws, and triangular dorsal fins. Images. Dall's porpoise Class: Mammalia. - Explore sierratami13's board "Porpoises", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Dolphins, Whale and Mammals pins. Porpoise Room For a romantic escape away from the hustle and bustle — or for an indulgent solo retreat — the Porpoise room is the perfect option. Spacious yet warm, Porpoise features a wood-burning fireplace, a comfortable king-sized bed, and a flat-screen television.


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