Indo-Pacific humpbacked dolphin washed ashore at Karwar, Karnataka

Vaidya, N G and Sonali, S M and Phal, Smruta (2016) Indo-Pacific humpbacked dolphin washed ashore at Karwar, Karnataka. Marine Fisheries Information Service; Technical and Extension Series (229). p. 23. ISSN 0254-380 X

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    A dead dolphin was washed ashore at Aligadda beach, Karwar on 1.7.2016. From the external characters it was identified as Indo-Pacific humpbacked dolphin, Sousa chinensis. The specimen was a male, 233 cm in total length and weighed 110 kg. The animal had scratches on the skin in the head portion.

    Item Type: Article
    Uncontrolled Keywords: Indo-Pacific humpbacked dolphin; washed ashore; Karwar; Karnataka; Sousa chinensis
    Subjects: Marine Mammals > Dolphins
    Marine Ecosystems > Coral Reefs > Conservation
    Marine Mammals
    Divisions: CMFRI-Karwar
    Depositing User: Arun Surendran
    Date Deposited: 08 Mar 2017 07:08
    Last Modified: 08 Mar 2017 07:08

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