On two finless porpoise Neophocaena phocaenoides landed at Malpe Fishing Harbour, Udupi district, Karnataka.

Anoop, A K and Krishnakumar, P K and Rohit, Prathibha and Nataraja, G D (2004) On two finless porpoise Neophocaena phocaenoides landed at Malpe Fishing Harbour, Udupi district, Karnataka. Marine Fisheries Information Service, Technical and Extension Series, 182. p. 13.

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Abstract

Two finless porposies Neophocaenan phocaenoides were caught by purseseine and landed at Malpe Fishing Harbour On 06-11-2003. Both the animals were auctioned for Rs. 660.Enquiries with the purseseiner which brought the porposies, revealed that they were caught from a depth of 15 m along with the catch of sardine, mackerel and rainbow sardine. The mesh size of the purseseine was 18 mm.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: porposies; purseseine; Neophocaenan phocaenoides; Malpe
Subjects: Marine Fisheries > Conservation
Marine Mammals > Sea cow
Divisions: CMFRI-Mangalore
Depositing User: Users 136 not found.
Date Deposited: 16 Sep 2010 07:23
Last Modified: 09 Sep 2015 15:27
URI: http://eprints.cmfri.org.in/id/eprint/4516

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