Stranding of two baleen whales ( Balaenoptera spp.) at Murudeswara beach and Padukere, Karnataka coast,

Bhatkal, Ganesh and Anoop, A K and Rohit, Prathibha and Krishnakumar, P K (2005) Stranding of two baleen whales ( Balaenoptera spp.) at Murudeswara beach and Padukere, Karnataka coast,. Marine Fisheries Information Service, Technical and Extension Series, 186 . 12- .

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Abstract

A whale was washed ashore, in dead condition at Murudeswara beach, Uttara Kannada district of Karnataka on 24.11 2005. The whale Caracas was found in a highly decomposed state, so detailed morphometric measurements and species identity could not be made.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Stranding; baleen whales; Balaenoptera spp.; Murudeswara beach; Padukere; Karnataka coast
Subjects:Marine Mammals
Marine Mammals > Whales
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Fishery Environment
ID Code:4268
Deposited By:Geetha P Mrs
Deposited On:28 Sep 2010 15:04
Last Modified:28 Sep 2010 15:04

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