Encounter of BZ-016

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Location

Description: 1.5 miles north off Pumpkin Hill Beach, Utila
Location ID: 2a
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Water depth: Unknown

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Identity

Identified as: BZ-016

Matched by: Unknown

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Contact Information

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Whale Shark and Oceanic Research Centre

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Whale Shark and Oceanic Research Centre


Metadata

Number: 1122008135211

Date created:2008-02-09
Date last edited:  2008-12-14

Workflow state: approved

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Measurements

Type Size Units
Length 6.0 Meters

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Date

2008-02-09 16:00
Verbatim Event Date: None

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Attributes

Taxonomy:Rhincodon typus 

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Status: alive

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Sex: male

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Noticeable scarring:  Body

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Behavior:  None

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Group Role:  None

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Additional comments:
Appeared to have had prop scar on dorsum between 2nd dorsal and caudal fins

We've seen this shark repeatedly over the past couple of days (originally underestimating the size) but this was the first time we noticed a scar

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Observations

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30 left-side spots added.

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