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Sightings and Strandings

Name
Dipani Sutaria
Address
 
Phone
 
Date
09-01-2017
Region
INDIA - Tamilnadu
Species
False killer whale
* According to the current understanding of distribution, these species are not present in the Northern Indian ocean.
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Details
The carcass of a male whale, weighing about 1.5 tonnes, washed ashore off the
Samiyarpettai coast near Cuddalore on Monday
Source
1) The Hindu - Jan 10,2017
2) Three photos by
Dr.V. Ravi
Asst. Professor
CAS in Marine Biology
Faculty of Marine Sciences
Annamalai University
Parangipettai- 608502
Cell: 9442968011
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
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