On the Pygmy Sperm Whale Kogia breviceps (Blainville, 1838) Stranded at Cuddalore Silver Beach, Tamil Nadu, Southeast Coast of India

Ravi V., S. Murugan

Abstract


A Pygmy Sperm Whale Kogia breviceps was stranded at Cuddalore, Tamil Nadu, Southeast coast of India. The whale measured 2.35metres and weighed approximately 300kg; the details of the morphometric measurements are provided in this paper.

Keywords


Pygmy Sperm Whale, Kogia breviceps, Tamil Nadu, India, morphometric

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