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The Nursery Area of the Devil Ray ( Mobula munkiana ) at a marine protected area in the Espíritu Santo Archipelago , Gulf of California , Mexico

  title={The Nursery Area of the Devil Ray ( Mobula munkiana ) at a marine protected area in the Esp{\'i}ritu Santo Archipelago , Gulf of California , Mexico},
  author={Marta D. Palacios and Alumno},
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Riqueza y abundancia relativa de los batoideos de la pesquería artesanal en el archipiélago Espíritu Santo, BCS, México

Background: The Gulf of California possesses a high diversity of marine ichthyofauna while representing one of the main fishing areas in Mexico. The shark and ray fishery constitute an important



Shark nursery areas: concepts, definition, characterization and assumptions

A new more quantitative definition of shark nursery areas is proposed that requires 3 criteria to be met for an area to be identified as a nursery: sharks are more commonly encountered in the area than other areas; sharks have a tendency to remain or return for extended periods; and the area or habitat is repeatedly used across years.

Estudio Comparativo de la Reproduccion de tres Especies del Genero Mobula (Chondrichthyes: Mobulidae) en el Suroeaste del Golfo de California, Mexico

  • Master science dissertation, Instituto Politecnico Nacional, La Paz, Mexico.
  • 2009

δ15N and δ13C values in dental collagen as a proxy for age- and sex-related variation in foraging strategies of California sea lions

We assessed the foraging habits of California sea lions, Zalophus californianus, from Isla Santa Margarita, BCS, Mexico, by analyzing δ13C and δ15N values of dentin collagen. Since dentin is

Simulación numérica de la circulación por marea y viento del noroeste y sur en la Bahía De La Paz, B.C.S.

A hydrodynamic barotropic model was used to simulate the circulation induced by tide and wind in the Bay of La Paz, B.C.S. The tide components M2, N2, S2, K2, 01 and K1 were considered in this model

Unusual Larval Growth Production of Nyctiphanes simplex in Bahía de La Paz, Baja California sur, México@@@Unusual Larval Growth Production of Nyctiphanes simplex in Bahia de La Paz, Baja California sur, Mexico

Values of larval Pg are considered as an index that in Bahia de La Paz the production of Nyctiphanes simplex is comparable to that of upwelling regions and that the bay functions as a nursery and feeding area for many other species, such as sardines, whales, manta rays, and zooplankton.

Biology of Sharks and Their Relatives

This is a cornerstone text for what is currently known about the care of these animals, their behavior, and rehabilitation efforts and for the international captive wildlife field, this book is also an important foundation volume for the comprehensive information it contains.