Scalloped hammerhead shark Sphyrna lewini, utilizes deep-water, hypoxic zone in the Gulf of California
Abstract:A hammerhead shark Sphyrna lewini tracked for 74 days revealed an expansion of the range of vertical distribution for the species to include the extreme hypoxic environment of the oxygen minimum layer in the Gulf of California.
Document Type: Research Article
Affiliations: 1: Department of Wildlife, Fish, and Conservation Biology, University of California, Davis, One Shields Avenue, Davis, CA 95616, U.S.A. 2: Centro de Investigaciones del Noroeste, Apartado Postal 128, La Paz, Baja California Sur, Mexico
Publication date: May 1, 2009