Kemparaju, S and Mahadevaswamy, H S and Naik, Appaya R (1998) On a whale shark Rhincodon typus landed at Mangalore, Dakshina Kannada coast. Marine Fisheries Information Service, Technical and Extension Series, 152. p. 16.
One whale shark Rhincodctn typus Smith was accidentally caught by a multiday trawl boat on 27-3-1997 at a depth of 30 m off Murdeshwara, about 160 km north of Mangalore. The shark got entangled in the trawl net and was brought to the Mangalore Fisheries Harbour on the same day.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||whale shark; Rhincodon typus; Mangalore; Dakshina Kannada coast|
|Subjects:||Demersal Fisheries > Shark fisheries|
|Divisions:||CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Demersal Fisheries|
|Depositing User:||Dr. V Mohan|
|Date Deposited:||08 Oct 2010 05:30|
|Last Modified:||09 Sep 2015 15:31|
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