CMFRI, Kochi (2008) DFO Kannur registered a criminal case against the fishermen of Malabar Region for catching whale sharks and selling of its meat. CMFRI Newsletter No.119 July- September 2008, 119 . pp. 16-17.
A whale shark, Rhincodon typus measuring 12 m. in length and 2500 kg. in weight was caught by the fishermen of Thalassery about 30 nautical miles from the shore
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Kannur; Malabar; whale shark|
|Subjects:||Demersal Fisheries > Shark fisheries|
|Deposited By:||Arun Surendran|
|Deposited On:||22 Nov 2010 16:18|
|Last Modified:||22 Nov 2010 16:18|
Repository Staff Only: item control page