On a whale shark landed at Kovalam, Kanyakumari

Joel, J J and Ebenezer, I P and Prosper, A (1994) On a whale shark landed at Kovalam, Kanyakumari. Marine Fisheries Information Service, Technical and Extension Series, 131. p. 22.


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    On 13-3-1994 a male whale shark, Rhiniodon typus Smith {pulli sraavu in Tamil) of about 1.5 t was entangled at 1500 hrs in a gill net [thengoose vcdaQ operated by a crew of six from a motorised catamaran on the surface layers of the 32 m deep waters 5 km off Kovalam.

    Item Type: Article
    Uncontrolled Keywords: Whale shark; Rhiniodon typus; Motorised catamaran
    Subjects: Demersal Fisheries > Shark fisheries
    Divisions: CMFRI-Vizhinjam
    Depositing User: Users 133 not found.
    Date Deposited: 27 Sep 2010 09:56
    Last Modified: 09 Sep 2015 15:23
    URI: http://eprints.cmfri.org.in/id/eprint/3553

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