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Sightings and Strandings

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Date
16-02-1905
Region
INDIA - Karnataka
Species
Blue whale
* According to the current understanding of distribution, Fin, Minke and Sei whales are not present in the Northern Indian ocean.
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Details
Washed ashore at Mangalore, bones in Madras Museum; length 14.4 m (48 feet)
Source
Moses, 1947; James ans Soundararajan, 1979; Gibson-Hill, 1950
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