Batcha , Hameed and Reddy, P Sita Rami (2007) First report on the philopatric migration of bull shark, Carcharhinus leucas in the Pulicut lagoon. Marine Fisheries Information Service, Technical and Extension Series, 191 . p. 30.
Bull sharks Carcharhinus leucas were captured by a modified gillnet, made of cotton twine from Pulicat lagoon during 2005-06. The bull sharks exhibit unique philopatric behaviour in the lagoon for parturition. The four specimens caught were all pregnant. The value of the sharks ranged from Rs. 20000-22000.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Bull sharks; Carcharhinus leucas; Gill net; Pulicat lagoon; Philopatric; Parturition|
|Subjects:||Fish and Fisheries > Migration|
Demersal Fisheries > Shark fisheries
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|Deposited On:||24 Sep 2010 16:26|
|Last Modified:||25 May 2012 14:34|
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