Arumugam, G (2002) On a giant devil ray Manta birostris (Walbaum) landed at Tuticorin fishing harbour. Marine Fisheries Information Service, Technical and Extension Series, 171 . p. 9.
On 24.03.2001 a giant male devil ray Manta btrostris (Walbaum) was caught at 50 metre depth off Tuticorin in a trawlnet (Fig.). This ray locally called, 'Kombu thirukkai' measured 331 cm in total length and 576 cm breadth, weighed approximately 1850 kgs. The specimen was sold for Rs. 875/- at the landing centre.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Kombu thirukkai|
|Subjects:||Demersal Fishes > Ray fisheries|
|Deposited By:||INVALID USER|
|Deposited On:||17 Sep 2010 12:31|
|Last Modified:||17 Sep 2010 12:31|
Repository Staff Only: item control page