Report on juvenile of whale shark landed along the southern part of the west coast of India

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.

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    Abstract

    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.

    Item Type: Article
    Uncontrolled Keywords: Rhiniodon typus; whale shark; juvenile; west coast of India
    Subjects: Marine Fisheries > Conservation
    Marine Fisheries
    Demersal Fisheries > Shark fisheries
    Divisions: CMFRI-Kochi > Biodiversity
    Subject Area > CMFRI Brochures > CMFRI-Kochi > Biodiversity
    CMFRI-Kochi > Biodiversity

    CMFRI-Vizhinjam
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    Date Deposited: 25 Sep 2010 11:52
    Last Modified: 09 Sep 2015 15:24
    URI: http://eprints.cmfri.org.in/id/eprint/3831

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