Whale shark, Rhincodon typus landed at Mandapam, Gulf of Mannar

Kasinathan, C and Sukumaran, Sandhya and Ramamoorthy, N and Balachandran, K (2006) Whale shark, Rhincodon typus landed at Mandapam, Gulf of Mannar. Marine Fisheries Information Service, Technical and Extension Series, 187 . p. 21.

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On 11.01.2006, a male whale shark, Rhincodon typus measuring 8.2m in length and approximately 3 tonnes in weight was caught in pair trawl net operated 30 kms away from the shore in Gulf of Mannar

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Whale shark; Rhincodon typus; Mandapam; Gulf of Mannar
Subjects:Demersal Fisheries > Shark fisheries
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Demersal Fisheries
CMFRI-Cochin > Fishery Environment
ID Code:4824
Deposited By:Dr. V Mohan
Deposited On:21 Sep 2010 11:11
Last Modified:21 Sep 2010 11:11

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