Stranding of a baleen whale (Balaenoptera sp.) at Thalikulam Landing Centre, Thrissur District, Kerala

Baby, K G (2009) Stranding of a baleen whale (Balaenoptera sp.) at Thalikulam Landing Centre, Thrissur District, Kerala. Marine Fisheries Information Service, Technical and Extension Series (201). p. 30.

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A baleen whale was found washed ashore at Thalikulam Landing Centre (Thrissur District, Kerala) on 23.04.2009. Total length was 14.5 m and weight was approximately 10 t. Since the whale was in highly putrified condition, other morphometric measurements could not be taken.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Baleen whale; Thrissur; morphometric measurements
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture
ID Code:4259
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Deposited On:13 Sep 2010 12:52
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