Baleen whale and a porpoise stranded at Ullal, near Mangalore

Muthiah, C (1995) Baleen whale and a porpoise stranded at Ullal, near Mangalore. Marine Fisheries Information Service, Technical and Extension Series, 140 . p. 10.

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Abstract

On 14-9-95 fishermen at Ullal noticed the carcass of a whale floating in the inshore waters.The whale measured approximately 12 m. The presence of prominent vertical grooves on the belly and short and triangulcU- dorsal fin (length 80 cm, height 42 cm and base 48 cm).

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Baleen whale; porpoise; Ullal; Mangalore
Subjects:Marine Mammals > Porpoises
Marine Mammals > Sperm whales
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Fishery Environment
ID Code:3367
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Deposited On:29 Sep 2010 12:13
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