This section details Myanmar’s regional species biodiversity including a selection of marine
turtles, sharks, prawns and cephalopods found within Myanmar’s maritime limits, which can
be used to inform fisheries management and biodiversity conservation. These were the data
sources available at the time of writing.
Mya Han, N. 2009. ‘Preliminary investigation on the Myanmar Yay-thu-ma or Yaywet of
Dugong in Myanmar waters and conservation needs’. Journal of the Myanmar Academy of Arts and
Science 7 (5): 499 – 513
Tint Tun. 2010. ‘Dugong feeding trails of Lampi Marine National Park’. Report for Istituto
Oikos and Biodiversity and Nature Conservation Association (BANCA). 22 pp.