First record of long nose chimaera from Bay of BengalPublished online on 04. April 2012
First record of long nose chimaera Neoharriotta pinnata (Chondrichthys: Chimaeriformes: Rhinochimaeridae), from Bay of Bengal, India (north-eastern Indian Ocean)
T.V. Suresh and S.M. Raffi
Our paper describes the first record of Neoharriotta pinnata from the Bay of Bengal region of the Indian Ocean. A single specimen of a male N. pinnata had a total length of 1040 mm, weighing 1750 g. We explain its extended distribution towards the north-eastern Indian Ocean.
Marine Biodiversity Records, 5 , e27 doi:10.1017/S1755267212000115