May 8th, 2022

Impact of artisanal fisheries on threatened sharks and rays in the Bay of Bengal, Bangladesh

Impact of artisanal fisheries on threatened sharks and rays in the Bay of Bengal, Bangladesh

Fishers’ tales—Impact of artisanal fisheries on threatened sharks and rays in the Bay of Bengal, Bangladesh Alifa Bintha Haque, Rachel D. Cavanagh, Julia L. Y. Spaet ABSTRACT: Increasing fishing pressure has negatively impacted elasmobranch populations globally. Despite high levels of historical and current fishing pressure, the Bay of Bengal region remains data-poor. Focusing on Bangladesh,

Distribution and site fidelity of the reef manta ray in Dungonab Bay, Sudan

Distribution and site fidelity of the reef manta ray in Dungonab Bay, Sudan

Home sweet home: spatiotemporal distribution and site fidelity of the reef manta ray (Mobula alfredi) in Dungonab Bay, Sudan Anna M. Knochel, Nigel E. Hussey, Steven T. Kessel, Camrin D. Braun, Jesse E. M. Cochran, Graham Hill, Rebecca Klaus, Tarik Checkchak, Nasereldin M. Elamin El Hassen, Mohammed Younnis, Michael L. Berumen ABSTRACT: BackgroundReef manta ray

Relationship Between Skin Scales and the Main Flow Field Around the Shortfin Mako Shark

Relationship Between Skin Scales and the Main Flow Field Around the Shortfin Mako Shark

Relationship Between Skin Scales and the Main Flow Field Around the Shortfin Mako Shark Isurus oxyrinchus Chengchun Zhang, Meihong Gao, Guangyuan Liu, Yihua Zheng, Chen Xue, Chun Shen ABSTRACT: The aim of this study was to reveal potential relationship between the main flow field around a shortfin mako shark and the surface morphology of shark

First report on metal and metalloid contamination of Ampullae of Lorenzini in sharks

First report on metal and metalloid contamination of Ampullae of Lorenzini in sharks

First report on metal and metalloid contamination of Ampullae of Lorenzini in sharks: A case study employing the Brazilian sharpnose shark Rhizoprionodon lalandii from Southeastern Brazil as an ecotoxicological model Isabel Quental Willmer, Natascha Wosnick, Rafael Christian Chávez Rocha, Tatiana Dillenburg, Saint’Pierre, Marcelo Vianna, Rachel Ann Hauser-Davis ABSTRACT: Metal contamination has never been assessed in