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Sightings and Strandings

Name
Dr.Vedharajan Balaji
Address
OMCAR Palk Bay Centre
Phone
9360548117
Date
15-09-2017
Region
INDIA - Tamilnadu
Species
Dugong
* According to the current understanding of distribution, Fin, Minke and Sei whales are not present in the Northern Indian ocean.
Map
Details
Male, Net scars found, Might be drowned to death by fishing net. Total length = 3.2m, About 350 kg.
Source
direct observation
AV