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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Abstract

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
ID Code:3553
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Deposited On:27 Sep 2010 15:26
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