An abnormal sting-ray caught off Calicut

Nair, K V Somasekharan and Chellam, A (1971) An abnormal sting-ray caught off Calicut. Indian Journal of Fisheries, 18 (1&2). pp. 193-195.

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Abstract

An abnormal male specimen of the sting-ray Himantura uarnak caught in the trawl net at Calicut is described. The anterior lobes of the pectoral fins were not fused with the head and were tapering forward and inward in the form of a pair of horns.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:sting-ray; Calicut
Subjects:Demersal Fishes > Ray fisheries
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Demersal Fisheries
ID Code:1333
Deposited By:Dr. V Mohan
Deposited On:03 Jul 2010 16:11
Last Modified:03 Jul 2010 16:11

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