Pillai, S Krishna and Joel, J J (1996) Report on juvenile of whale shark landed along the southern part of the west coast of India. Marine Fisheries Information Service, Technical and Extension Series, 143 . pp. 27-28.
The capture of whale shark Rhiniodon typus (Smith) in the Indian coastal waters has been reported on several occasions and has reviewed the records of occurrence in the Indian waters. The present report adds information on three more juvenile whale sharks caught subsequently one at Mela Midalam, Kanyakumari district and the other two along the Trivandrum coast.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Rhiniodon typus; whale shark; juvenile; west coast of India|
|Subjects:||Marine Fisheries > Conservation|
Demersal Fisheries > Shark fisheries
|Divisions:||CMFRI-Cochin > Biodiversity|
|Deposited By:||INVALID USER|
|Deposited On:||25 Sep 2010 17:22|
|Last Modified:||25 Sep 2010 17:22|
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