Journal of Fish Biology

Cover image for Vol. 80 Issue 5

Special Issue: The Current Status of Elasmobranchs: Biology, Fisheries and Conservation

April 2012

Volume 80, Issue 5

Pages 897–2123


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    1. The current status of elasmobranchs: biology, fisheries and conservation (pages 897–900)

      W. T. White, S. J. M. Blaber and J. F. Craig

      Article first published online: 12 APR 2012 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1095-8649.2012.03268.x

    2. A review of elasmobranch research in the Red Sea (pages 952–965)

      J. L. Y. Spaet, S. R. Thorrold and M. L. Berumen

      Article first published online: 30 JAN 2012 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1095-8649.2011.03178.x

    3. Biology of the Greenland shark Somniosus microcephalus (pages 991–1018)

      M. A. MacNeil, B. C. McMeans, N. E. Hussey, P. Vecsei, J. Svavarsson, K. M. Kovacs, C. Lydersen, M. A. Treble, G. B. Skomal, M. Ramsey and A. T. Fisk

      Article first published online: 12 APR 2012 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1095-8649.2012.03257.x

    4. A review of the biology, fisheries and conservation of the whale shark Rhincodon typus (pages 1019–1056)

      D. Rowat and K. S. Brooks

      Article first published online: 12 APR 2012 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1095-8649.2012.03252.x

      Corrected by:

      Corrigendum: Corrigendum

      Vol. 82, Issue 5, 1769, Article first published online: 9 APR 2013

    5. Biology, ecology and conservation of the Mobulidae (pages 1075–1119)

      L. I. E. Couturier, A. D. Marshall, F. R. A. Jaine, T. Kashiwagi, S. J. Pierce, K. A. Townsend, S. J. Weeks, M. B. Bennett and A. J. Richardson

      Article first published online: 12 APR 2012 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1095-8649.2012.03264.x

    6. Assessing the potential for post-copulatory sexual selection in elasmobranchs (pages 1141–1158)

      J. L. Fitzpatrick, R. M. Kempster, T. S. Daly-Engel, S. P. Collin and J. P. Evans

      Article first published online: 20 MAR 2012 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1095-8649.2012.03256.x

    7. Biological vulnerability of two exploited sharks of the genus Deania (Centrophoridae) (pages 1181–1206)

      S. B. Irvine, R. K. Daley, K. J. Graham and J. D. Stevens

      Article first published online: 12 APR 2012 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1095-8649.2012.03262.x

    8. Biological observations on the crocodile shark Pseudocarcharias kamoharai (pages 1207–1212)

      X. J. Dai, J. F. Zhu, X. J. Chen, L. X. Xu and Y. Chen

      Article first published online: 22 DEC 2011 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1095-8649.2011.03177.x

    9. Reproductive biology of Zearaja chilensis (Chondrichthyes: Rajidae) in the south-east Pacific Ocean (pages 1213–1226)

      C. Bustamante, C. Vargas-Caro, M. C. Oddone, F. Concha, H. Flores, J. Lamilla and M. B. Bennett

      Article first published online: 1 DEC 2011 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1095-8649.2011.03164.x

    10. Micro-computed tomography: an alternative method for shark ageing (pages 1292–1299)

      P. T. Geraghty, A. S. Jones, J. Stewart and W. G. Macbeth

      Article first published online: 16 FEB 2012 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1095-8649.2011.03188.x

    11. Reassessment of spiny dogfish Squalus acanthias age and growth using vertebrae and dorsal-fin spines (pages 1300–1319)

      W. J. Bubley, J. Kneebone, J. A. Sulikowski and P. C. W. Tsang

      Article first published online: 23 DEC 2011 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1095-8649.2011.03171.x

    12. Scale and pattern of broadnose sevengill shark Notorynchus cepedianus movement in estuarine embayments (pages 1380–1400)

      G. D. Williams, K. S. Andrews, S. L. Katz, M. L. Moser, N. Tolimieri, D. A. Farrer and P. S. Levin

      Article first published online: 9 JAN 2012 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1095-8649.2011.03179.x

    13. Patterns in composition, abundance and scarring of whale sharks Rhincodon typus near Holbox Island, Mexico (pages 1401–1416)

      D. Ramírez-Macías, M. Meekan, R. De La Parra-Venegas, F. Remolina-Suárez, M. Trigo-Mendoza and R. Vázquez-Juárez

      Article first published online: 12 APR 2012 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1095-8649.2012.03258.x

    14. Stable isotopes and elasmobranchs: tissue types, methods, applications and assumptions (pages 1449–1484)

      N. E. Hussey, M. A. MacNeil, J. A. Olin, B. C. McMeans, M. J. Kinney, D. D. Chapman and A. T. Fisk

      Article first published online: 19 MAR 2012 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1095-8649.2012.03251.x

    15. Skate assemblage on the eastern Patagonian Shelf and Slope: structure, diversity and abundance (pages 1704–1726)

      A. Arkhipkin, P. Brickle, V. Laptikhovsky, J. Pompert and A. Winter

      Article first published online: 12 APR 2012 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1095-8649.2012.03260.x

    16. A review of the application of molecular genetics for fisheries management and conservation of sharks and rays (pages 1789–1843)

      C. L. Dudgeon, D. C. Blower, D. Broderick, J. L. Giles, B. J. Holmes, T. Kashiwagi, N. C. Krück, J. A. T. Morgan, B. J. Tillett and J. R. Ovenden

      Article first published online: 12 APR 2012 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1095-8649.2012.03265.x

      Corrected by:


      Vol. 80, Issue 7, 2649, Article first published online: 1 JUN 2012

    17. Recovery potential and conservation options for elasmobranchs (pages 1844–1869)

      C. A. Ward-Paige, D. M. Keith, B. Worm and H. K. Lotze

      Article first published online: 12 APR 2012 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1095-8649.2012.03246.x

    18. Muscle function and swimming in sharks (pages 1904–1939)

      R. E. Shadwick and J. A. Goldbogen

      Article first published online: 12 APR 2012 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1095-8649.2012.03266.x

    19. Vision in elasmobranchs and their relatives: 21st century advances (pages 2024–2054)

      T. J. Lisney, S. M. Theiss, S. P. Collin and N. S. Hart

      Article first published online: 22 MAR 2012 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1095-8649.2012.03253.x

    20. Effects of nonylphenol on vitellogenin synthesis in adult males of the spotted ray Torpedo marmorata (pages 2112–2121)

      G. Del Giudice, M. Prisco, M. Agnese, M. Verderame, L. Rosati, E. Limatola and P. Andreuccetti

      Article first published online: 5 JAN 2012 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1095-8649.2011.03172.x

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