Global perspectives on the biology and life history of the by Michael L. Domeier

By Michael L. Domeier

Inspired by means of the foreign White Shark Symposium in 2010, Global Perspectives at the Biology and existence heritage of the White Shark comprises crucial modern examine findings right into a unmarried peer-reviewed booklet. This fantastically illustrated reference represents a old swap within the context of White Shark (Carcharodon carcharias) examine. as soon as one among the main poorly understood and hard sharks to review, this well timed ebook acknowledges a brand new refined concentrate on the White Shark, elevating its prestige from obscurity to enlightenment. The Global views at the Biology and existence heritage of the White Shark celebrates the White Shark because the such a lot studied shark within the sea.

Within the chapters you will discover new insights right into a sizeable diversity of issues, corresponding to habit, body structure, migration styles, habitat personal tastes, day-by-day job styles, molecular genetics, reproductive biology and new learn equipment. The booklet additionally delves into inhabitants tracking and coverage concepts for managers and researchers.

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N. Nasby-Lucas. 2008. Migration patterns of White Sharks Carcharodon carcharias tagged at Guadalupe Island, Mexico, and identification of an eastern Pacific shared offshore foraging area. Mar Ecol Prog Ser 370: 221–237. Ezcurra, J. M. 2001. The mass-specific routine metabolic rate of captive pelagic stingrays, Dasyatis violacea, with comments on energetics. MS thesis, Moss Landing Marine Laboratory, California State University, Stanislaus. Francis, M. P. 1996. Observations on a pregnant white shark with a review of reproductive biology.

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Fish Bull 107: 76–88. Chapter 2 Oxygen Consumption Rate of Young-of-the-Year White Sharks, Carcharodon carcharias, during Transport to the Monterey Bay Aquarium Juan M. Ezcurra* Monterey Bay Aquarium Christopher G. Lowe California State University, Long Beach Henry F. Mollet Monterey Bay Aquarium and Moss Landing Marine Laboratories Lara A. Ferry Arizona State University John B. 8-million-L Outer Bay exhibit and to conduct field research on the movement patterns of this highly active predator in the Southern California Bight.

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