Black Marlin in British East African Waters

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RECENTLY I stated that only the striped marlin (M. audax) had been caught by the East African Marine Fisheries Research Organization, and records of the black marlin in these waters were of doubtful value1.

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    Williams, F., Nature, 183, 762 (1959).

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    Morrow, J. E., Bull. Bingham Oceanogr. Coll., 16 (2), 88 (1957).

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    Morrow, J. E., Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist., 7 (12), 819 (1954).

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    Morrow, J. E., Bull. Mar. Sci. Gulf and Caribbean, 8 (4), 359 (1958).

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WILLIAMS, F. Black Marlin in British East African Waters. Nature 184, BA78 (1959) doi:10.1038/184078a0b

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