On a leather back turtle Dermochelys coriacea landed at Rameswaram

Pillai, N Krishna and Badrudeen, M and Bose, M (1995) On a leather back turtle Dermochelys coriacea landed at Rameswaram. Marine Fisheries Information Service, Technical and Extension Series, 140. p. 11.


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A leather back turtle was washed ashore on 10-3- 1991 about 2 km from the Rameswaram temple, Ramnad District, Tamil Nadu. Local enquiries revealed that it was caught on 7-3-1991 at 0200 hrs by a mechanised boat which operated shrimp trawl net in 15 m depth about 15 km southeast of Rameswaram.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: leather back turtle; Dermochelys coriacea; Rameswaram
Subjects: Marine turtle
Marine Biodiversity
Divisions: CMFRI-Cochin > Fishery Environment
Subject Areas > CMFRI Brochures > CMFRI-Cochin > Fishery Environment
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Date Deposited: 29 Sep 2010 05:27
Last Modified: 09 Sep 2015 15:22
URI: http://eprints.cmfri.org.in/id/eprint/3378

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