Publication year 2011 Estimate of catch for silky shark (Carcharhinus falciformis) caught by Japanese longline vessel in the EPO from 2000 and 2010. Yasuko Semba SUMMARY: This is the first report of catch estimated for silky shark (Carcharhinus falciformis) caught by Japanese longline fishery operating in the EPO. Silky shark is distributed in the tropical
Publication year 2011 Case Study: Biological Aspects Fishing of Silky Shark Carcharhinus falciformis (Müller and Henle, 1839) in Ecuador Martínez-Ortiz et al. SUMMARY: A number of 7,090 silky shark Carcharhinus falciformis were analyzed. The records of biological data were obtained from September 2003 to December 2010. The main landing months were March, April and June.
Species diversity, distribution, and abundance of deepwater sharks In the Exuma Sound, The Bahamas. Anna Belk et al. Background: The deep water ecosystem is the largest ecosystem on the planet, which makes up about 98% of the bodies of water on Earth. This ecosystem has been minimally explored and little research has been conducted in
Man survives shark attack By Regan Thaw, Eyewitness News, 07. December 2011 A Cape Town man had a close encounter with a shark in KwaZulu-Natal. Richard Kohler was attempting to paddle the entire distance of South Africa’s coastline for charity. Earlier on Wednesday his surf ski was damaged by a shark. Kohler told Eyewitness