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  • Title
    An occurrence of the rare Sharptail Mola Masturus lanceolatus (Lienard, 1840) (Tetraodontiformes: Molidae), in the coastal waters of Visakhapatnam, India
    Type
    Journal Article
    Description
    A single specimen of the Sharptail MolaMasturus lanceolatus (Lienard, 1840) (total length 1.39m) was collected from a commercial trawler operated from Visakhapatnam at a depth range of 150–300 m, east coast of India on 12 April 2016. It was recorded for the first time in Visakhapatnam. A detailed description, morphometric and meristic characters of the species are provided in this paper
    Attribution
    Muddula Krishna Naranji, Velamala Govinda Rao & Devara Venu, Journal of Threatened Taxa, Vol 8, No 13 (2016); pp. 9592–9594 http://dx.doi.org/10.11609/jott.2790.8.13.9592-9594