Pathologic findings in stranded Atlantic bottlenose dolphins Tursiops truncatus from the Indian River Lagoon, Florida.Report as inadecuate


 Pathologic findings in stranded Atlantic bottlenose dolphins Tursiops truncatus from the Indian River Lagoon, Florida.


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Type of Resource: text

Genre: article

Issuance: single unit

Date Issued: 2003

Publisher: Florida Academy of Sciences, Inc.

Extent: 14 p.

Physical Description: pdf

Language(s): English

Identifier: 3183169 (digitool), FADT3183169 (IID), fau:5935 (fedora)

Note(s): This report describes for the first time the pathologic findings associated with mortality in 17 Atlantic bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) which stranded in the Indian River Lagoon (IRL), Florida, between February 2001-July 2002. The cause of death could he determined in most necropsy cases, which demonstrates the importance of performing gross and microscopic necropsy examinations on freshly stranded marine mammals.Varela, R.Mazzoil, M.This manuscript may be cited as: Bossart, G. D., Meisner, R., Varela, R., Mazzoil, M., McCulloch, S. D., Kilpatrick, D., Friday, R., Murdoch, E., Mase, B., & Defran, R. H. (2003). Pathologic findings in stranded Atlantic bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) from the Indian River Lagoon, Florida. Florida Scientist, 66(3), 226-238.Florida Atlantic University. Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute contribution #1510.

Subject(s): Bottlenose dolphin--Atlantic Coast (U.S.)Bottlenose dolphin --MortalityNecropsy

Persistent Link to This Record: http://purl.flvc.org/FCLA/DT/3183169

Restrictions on Access: ©2003 Florida Academy of Sciences, Inc.

Owner Institution: FAU



Author: Bossart, G. D., creator Meisner, R., creator McCulloch, S. D., creator Kilpatrick, D., creator Friday, R., creator Murdoch, E., c

Source: http://fau.digital.flvc.org/islandora/object/fau%3A5935



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