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dc.coverage.spatialNueva Valencia, Guimarasen
dc.identifier.citationWhale sharks visit Guimaras marine reserve. (2019, May 26). Panay News, pp. 1, 15.en
dc.publisherPanay News, Inc.en
dc.subjectMarine fishen
dc.subjectFilter feedersen
dc.subjectthreatened speciesen
dc.subjectmarine parksen
dc.titleWhale sharks visit Guimaras marine reserveen
dc.citation.journalTitlePanay Newsen
local.seafdecaqd.extractWhale sharks have been sighted at the Taklong Island National Marine Reserve (TINMR) in Nueva Valencia, Guimaras. Locally known as butanding, whale shark (Rhincodon typus) is the largest living shark and largest living fish in the world reaching lengths of 40 feet or more and could weigh up to 60 tons. But in spite of its size, this giant does not harm humans or attacks its prey like most of its relatives.en
local.subject.personalNameDiana, Rhett Arthur
local.subject.personalNameBitala, RB Flores
local.subject.personalNameMilla, Francisco Jr.
local.subject.personalNameSardina, Vicente
local.subject.personalNameCimatu, Roy
local.subject.corporateNameDepartment of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR)-Region VIen
local.subject.corporateNameTaklong Island National Marine Reserve (TINMR)en
local.subject.corporateNameProvincial Environment and Natural Resources Office (PENRO)-Guimarasen
local.subject.corporateNameInternational Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN)en
local.subject.scientificNameRhincodon typusen
dc.contributor.corporateauthorDepartment of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR)-Region VIen

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