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Table 1 Records of Pygmy killer whale Feresa attenuata in the Indian Ocean coast of southern Africa

From: The first authenticated record of Pygmy Killer Whale (Feresa attenuata Gray 1874) in Mozambique; has it been previously overlooked?

Date Location Type Number Reference Specimen no
06.03.1957 Schoemakerskop, Port Elizabeth, South Africa Skull specimen 1 Ross 1984, Findlay et al. 1992 PEM 1514/09
16.05.1968 Richard’s Bay, South Africa Stranding, specimen (rostrum mandible and teeth) 1 Bass 1969; Best 1970; Ross 1984; Leatherwood et al. 1991; Findlay et al. 1992; Jeyabaskaran et al. 2011 SAM 35601
16.08.1969 At sea off Port St Johns, 31°38′S, 30° 07′E, South Africa At sea sighting 11 Best 1970; Ross 1984; Findlay et al. 1992; Leatherwood et al. 1991; Jeyabaskaran et al. 2011  
09.04.1970 2 km east of Woody Cape, nr. Port Elizabeth, South Africa Stranding, specimens 2 Ross 1984; Findlay et al. 1992 PEM 1515/41 & 1515/42