Whale shark Rhiniodon typus landed at Kollam

Sijo Paul, (2006) Whale shark Rhiniodon typus landed at Kollam. Marine Fisheries Information Service, Technical and Extension Series, 190. p. 22.


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On 12.9.06 a whale shark got entrapped in a trawl net while fishing off kollam at a depth of 46m. The fish was brought to Sakthikulangara Fisheries Harbour. The male shark measured 445 cm in total length and weighed approximately 2 tonnes. Later it was sold for Rs.1000/-

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Rhiniodon typus; Kollam
Subjects: Demersal Fisheries > Shark fisheries
Marine Fisheries > Fish landing
Divisions: CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Demersal Fisheries
Depositing User: Users 139 not found.
Date Deposited: 24 Sep 2010 06:48
Last Modified: 09 Sep 2015 15:24
URI: http://eprints.cmfri.org.in/id/eprint/3910

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