Pai, M V and Nandakumar, G and Telang, K Y (1983) On a whale shark Rhineodon typus smith Landed at Karwar, Karnataka. Indian Journal of Fisheries, 30 (1). pp. 157-160.
A female whale shark, Rhineodon typus Smith, measuring 8.81 m in total length was landed at Karwar in the third week of January 1981 [reported as measuring 3.81 m in length (Anon 1981)]. This is the first record of such an occurrence in North Kanara District.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||whale shark; shark; Rhineodon typus; Karwar; Karnataka|
|Subjects:||Demersal Fisheries > Shark fisheries|
|Divisions:||CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Demersal Fisheries|
|Deposited By:||Dr. V Mohan|
|Deposited On:||10 May 2010 12:55|
|Last Modified:||10 May 2010 14:37|
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