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Sightings and Strandings

Name
Krunal Trivedi
Address
Nature Club Surat
Phone
Date
26-05-2018
Region
INDIA - Gujarat
Species
Indo-Pacific finless porpoise
* According to the current understanding of distribution, Fin, Minke and Sei whales are not present in the Northern Indian ocean.
Map
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Details
Finless porpoise (female), total length: 1.34m. Stranded near ONGC bridge.
FD carried out a necropsy and found undigested bombay duck in the stomach contents.
An injury was present above the eye.
Source
Nature Club Surat - Pictures attached - Tissue collected.
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