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Sharks, skates, rays, and chimaeras

John Richard Thompson

Sharks, skates, rays, and chimaeras

by John Richard Thompson

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sharks,
  • Skates (Fishes),
  • Rays (Fishes),
  • Chimaeridae

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementby J.R. Thompson and Stewart Springer.
    SeriesCircular -- 119, Circular (U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service) -- 119
    ContributionsSpringer, Stewart.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 19 p. :bill. ;
    Number of Pages19
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20880204M


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An outstanding work!"—Gregor M. Cailliet, Professor, Moss Landing Marine Laboratories, and Director, Pacific Shark Research Center.

"Ebert has herein assembled an enormous body of knowledge about California's 43 shark species ranging from shark and human behavior to taxonomic minutiae, along with up-to-date explanations of their ecology, status and fisheries. More importantly, his Herculean effort includes the often-overlooked 25 species of skates, rays and chimaeras.

The assessments skates Irish skates of the class Chondrichthyes, the cartilaginous fish. The rays is divided into two subclasses: Elasmobranchii (sharks, rays and skates) and Holocephali (chimaeras, sometimes called ghost sharks). The nomenclature and authorities used for fish in this review follows Whitehead et al.

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The first comprehensive guide devoted exclusively to California's sharks, rays, and chimaeras in. I recently wrapped up my Masters in Marine Biology, focusing on “Habitat use throughout a Chondrichthyan’s life.” Chondrichthyans (class Chondrichthyes) are sharks, skates, rays, and chimaeras.

Today, there are more than species of sharks and about species of rays known, with many more being discovered every year. All living sharks, rays, and chimaeras belong to the class Chondrichthyes (Greek, chondro meaning cartilage and ichthos meaning fish), a group of aquatic, gill-breathing, finned vertebrates.

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As an entirely new companion volume, Sharks and Their Relatives II: Biodiversity, Adaptive Physiology, and Conservation brings you up to speed on these significant changes, specifically examining how elasmobranch fishes – the sharks, skates, rays, and chimaeras –.

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The deep-water fishery in Brazil is currently in expansion due to depletion of most neritic economic species. This increasing deep-water effort brings concern on the bycatch impact, its specific composition, the need for capture’s evaluation and development of bycatch reduction devices.

The impact is particularly aggressive on deep-water elasmobranchs, which have an extreme ecological k. As an entirely new companion volume, Sharks and Their Relatives II: Biodiversity, Adaptive Physiology, and Conservation brings you up to speed on these significant changes, specifically examining how elasmobranch fishes – the sharks, skates, rays, and chimaeras – successfully survive in a wide range of habitats.