On the landing of large sized hammer head shark Sphyrna lewini at Tuticorin

Rajapackiam, S and Balasubramanian, T S and Ameer Hamsa, K M S and Mohamad Kasim, H (1994) On the landing of large sized hammer head shark Sphyrna lewini at Tuticorin. Marine Fisheries Information Service, Technical and Extension Series, 127 . pp. 13-14.

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Abstract

A large sized female hammer head shark Sphyma lewini (Cuvier, Griffith and Smith, 1834) locally called 'Kombu sorrah' measuring 4 m in total length and weighing 520 kg was caught by hooks and line (No. 7 'disco thoondil') off Tuticorin from a depth of 100 m on 30.3.'93

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Hammer head shark; hooks and line; Tuticorin
Subjects:Demersal Fisheries > Shark fisheries
Marine Fisheries > Fish landing
Divisions:CMFRI-Tuticorin
ID Code:3357
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Deposited On:29 Sep 2010 12:25
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