On the landing of a whale shark Rhiniodon typus smith at Dibbapalem, south of Visakhapatnam

Rao, C V Seshagiri and Rao, K Narayana (1993) On the landing of a whale shark Rhiniodon typus smith at Dibbapalem, south of Visakhapatnam. Marine Fisheries Information Service, Technical and Extension Series, 120 . p. 17.

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Abstract

A male Whale shark Rhiniodon typus Smith locally called "pulibokkusorrah' measuring 742 cm In total length was entangled accidentally along with other fishes in the early hours of 8th June 1992 in a nylon gill net operated off Dibbapalem at about 30 m depth.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Whale shark; Rhiniodon typus; Visakhapatnam
Subjects:Demersal Fisheries > Shark fisheries
Divisions:CMFRI-Visakhapatnam
ID Code:3381
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Deposited On:29 Sep 2010 10:54
Last Modified:19 Oct 2011 11:40

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