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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|Date Deposited:||24 Sep 2010 10:56|
|Last Modified:||09 Sep 2015 15:22|
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