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Sightings and Strandings
Wildlife Institute of India, Dehradun
* According to the current understanding of distribution, Fin, Minke and Sei whales are not present in the Northern Indian ocean.
Dugong stranded on Laxmanpur beach, Neil Island. Skin was sloughed off. Necropsy was performed in presence of vets.Tissue and blubber samples were collected and are being analysed at WII lab.
location: 11.84829 N, 93.01276 E
Forest Department informed WII team