Skip to main content

Genetic data show that Carcharhinus tilstoni is not confined to the tropics, highlighting the importance of a multifaceted approach to species identification

Buy Article:

$51.00 plus tax (Refund Policy)

Abstract:

This study shows a range extension for the Australian blacktip shark Carcharhinus tilstoni, which was believed to be restricted to Australia's tropical waters, of >1000 km into temperate waters, revealing its vulnerability to a wider commercial fishery.

Keywords: Carcharhinus limbatus; blacktip shark; mtDNA; shark fishery; species distribution

Document Type: Research Article

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1095-8649.2010.02770.x

Affiliations: 1: Cronulla Fisheries Research Centre of Excellence, P.O. Box 21, Cronulla, NSW 2230, Australia 2: Department of Biological Sciences, Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW 2109, Australia

Publication date: October 1, 2010

bsc/jfb/2010/00000077/00000005/art00009
dcterms_title,dcterms_description,pub_keyword
6
5
20
40
5

Access Key

Free Content
Free content
New Content
New content
Open Access Content
Open access content
Subscribed Content
Subscribed content
Free Trial Content
Free trial content
Cookie Policy
X
Cookie Policy
ingentaconnect website makes use of cookies so as to keep track of data that you have filled in. I am Happy with this Find out more