Rao, V Mohana (2000) Record of a female spadenose shark with foetii off Visakhapatnam coast. Marine Fisheries Information Service, Technical and Extension Series, 163. p. 9.
Visakhapatnam area has an important shark fishery and there fishing is done by hooks and lines, drift and bottem set gillnets and trawlnets. A female spadenose shark with a TL of 570 mm and weight 5340g with bulged abdomen containing several foetii was recorded in the trawl catch of a Sorta boat which operated northeast of Visakhapatnam at a depth of 40 m on 29th October, 1997 in the afternoon.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Spadenose shark; foetii; Visakhapatnam coast|
|Subjects:||Demersal Fisheries > Shark fisheries|
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|Date Deposited:||18 Sep 2010 06:31|
|Last Modified:||09 Sep 2015 15:22|
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