Observations on a whale shark Rhinodon typus Smith caught at Athankarai along the Palk Bay coast, Tamil Nadu

Kasinathan, C and Ramamoorthy, N (1995) Observations on a whale shark Rhinodon typus Smith caught at Athankarai along the Palk Bay coast, Tamil Nadu. Marine Fisheries Information Service, Technical and Extension Series, 138 . p. 15.

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On 26.10.92 a large specimen of whale shark Rhinodon typus Smith was caught In a shore-seine at Athankarai in live condition but died the next day.The morphometrlc measurements of the whale shark (cm) are given

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:whale shark; Rhinodon typus; Palk Bay coast; Tamil Nadu; Athankarai
Subjects:Marine Mammals
Divisions:CMFRI-Mandapam
ID Code:3517
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Deposited On:27 Sep 2010 16:02
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