Sperm whales (Physetev macrophalus) occur frequently in stranding records worldwide. However, none have been reported along the Pakistani coastline to date. This paper documents the first stranding of a sperm whale on the Pakistani coast. Ultimately, this finding is important is important in the planning of Pakistan's Biodiversity Action Plan and its National Conversation Strategy for marine mammals.
|Journal||Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom|
|Publication status||Published - 2007|