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
ID Code:3378
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Deposited On:29 Sep 2010 10:57
Last Modified:29 Sep 2010 10:57

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