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Sightings and Strandings

Name
Abhishek Jamalabad
Address
44, Kanara House, Mogul Lane, Mahim
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Date
20-10-2016
Region
INDIA - Maharashtra
Species
Dwarf sperm 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
A skull was found on the rocky shore at Majali; it was later identified as belonging to a Kogia sp. No other identifiable remains were found, and locals and regional institutes did not have any information of a recent stranding or carcass beaching at this location.
Source
Personal observation
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