On a Sperm whale stranded at Madras

Nammalwar, P and Sreenivasarengan, S and Mohan, S (1989) On a Sperm whale stranded at Madras. Marine Fisheries Information Service, Technical and Extension Series, 95 . pp. 10-11.

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Fishermen at Kasimedu near Madras observed a whale struggling hard near to their fishing area in the coastal watery and soon it died. The stranded whale was found to be a young female measuring 3.90 m, estimated to be one year old.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Sperm Whale; Stranding; Madras
Subjects:Marine Mammals > Sperm whales
Divisions:CMFRI-Madras (Chennai)
ID Code:2962
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Deposited On:23 Sep 2010 11:26
Last Modified:23 Sep 2010 11:26

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