Record of a female spadenose shark with foetii off Visakhapatnam coast

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.

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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.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Spadenose shark; foetii; Visakhapatnam coast
Subjects:Demersal Fisheries > Shark fisheries
Divisions:CMFRI-Visakhapatnam
ID Code:3439
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Deposited On:18 Sep 2010 12:01
Last Modified:18 Sep 2010 12:01

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