Authors: GMS Vianna, JJ Meeuwig , D Pannell, H Sykes and MG Meekan University of Western Australia. Perth 2011. PDF – DOWNLOAD
Shark kills man in S.Africa A man was killed by a shark while body boarding at a bay in Cape Town on Thursday in South Africa's second deadly mauling this year.
Published online on 12. April 2012 C. A. Ward-Paige, D. M. Keith, B. Worm, H. K. Lotze ABSTRACT: Many elasmobranchs have experienced strong population declines, which have been largely attributed to the direct and indirect effects of exploitation. Recently, however, live elasmobranchs are being increasingly valued for their role in marine ecosystems, dive tourism and
Published online on 05. April 2012 Structure, composition, and mechanical properties of shark teeth Joachim Enax, Oleg Prymak, Dierk Raabe, Matthias Epple ABSTRACT: The teeth of two different shark species (Isurus oxyrinchus and Galeocerdo cuvier) and a geological fluoroapatite single crystal were structurally and chemically characterized. In contrast to dentin, enameloid showed sharp diffraction peaks