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Report of crocodile shark Pseudocarcharias kamoharai (Pseudocarchariidae) from deep waters off the south-west coast of India

  • K.V. Akhilesh (a1), K.K. Bineesh (a1), U. Ganga (a1) and N.G.K. Pillai (a1)

The crocodile shark, Pseudocarcharias kamoharai previously unknown from the Arabian Sea of India is reported from the south-western coast (Kerala). The specimen is described and figured.

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Correspondence should be addressed to: K.V. Akhilesh, Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute, P.B. No. 1603, Ernakulam North, PO, Kochi-682 018 Kerala, India email:
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