Baby finless porpoise F7C
On Sept. 16, at the Baiji Dolphinarium, Institute of Hydrobiology, Chinese Academy of Sciences ( Wuhan Branch), the newest finless porpoise,
F7C turned 105 days old. This date coincides with the 40th anniversary of the Chinese cetacean biology group. The three parts of the name F7C respectively mean female and number
7, the finless porpoise's mother, and calf. F7C is learning different tricks quickly. She is even learning to jump and to catch fish.
The Baiji Dolphinarium is open to the public twice a month but for no more than 20 people at a time. To make a reservation to see the baby porpoise, call the free number 027