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Sightings and Strandings

Name
Ankit Vyas
Address
203,Gaurav Aakar Bldg , Gaurav Garden Complex, Near Bandar Pakhadi Road
Kandivali (West) Mumbai 400067 Maharashtra

Phone
9769954602
Date
21-4-2016
Region
INDIA - Maharashtra
Species
Indian Ocean humpback dolphin
* 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
On 21st of April 2016 a carcass of a very young Indian Ocean hump back dolphin was beached on Prixi Beach. Details were taken and then it was burred there by Forest officials
Source
Local Fisherman intimated The Mumbai Mangrove Conservation Unit Forest Department Govt of Maharashtra
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