Capture of a false killer whale Pseudorca crassidens at Port Blair, Andamans

James, D B (1984) Capture of a false killer whale Pseudorca crassidens at Port Blair, Andamans. Marine Fisheries Information Service, Technical and Extension Series, 55 . p. 17.

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Abstract

On 27--7-76, when one of the mechanised fishing vessels belonging to the Andaman and Nicobar Administration set gill nets ofi'Maduban near Port Blairtwo false killer whales belonging to the species Pseudorca crassidens (Owen) were entangled. One of them, however, escaped when trying to bring them ashore.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Capture; false killer whale; Pseudorca crassidens; Port Blair; Andamans
Subjects:Marine Mammals > Whales
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Fishery Environment
ID Code:4928
Deposited By:Arun Surendran
Deposited On:29 Sep 2010 15:58
Last Modified:29 Sep 2010 15:58

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