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Rhincodon typus

Known as: sharks whale, whale shark 
National Institutes of Health

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2015
2015
A low molecular weight type-II collagenous polypeptide (CIIp) from whale shark (WS) cartilage was prepared by thermolysin… Expand
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2015
2015
While shark-based tourism is a rapidly growing global industry, there is ongoing controversy about the effects of provisioning on… Expand
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2014
2014
The Vulnerable (IUCN) whale shark spans warm and temperate waters around the globe. However, their present-day and possible… Expand
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2014
2014
Whale sharks attract large numbers of tourists, divers and snorkelers each year to South Ari Atoll in the Republic of Maldives… Expand
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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
This study presents genetic evidence that whale sharks, Rhincodon typus, are comprised of at least two populations that rarely… Expand
2014
2014
The whale shark (Rhincodon typus) is the largest extant species of fish, belonging to the order Orectolobiformes. It is listed as… Expand
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Review
2014
Review
2014
This study represents the first description of whale sharks, Rhincodon typus, occurring at a provisioning site in Oslob, Cebu… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
The use of a coastal estuary by bonnethead sharks, Sphyrna tiburo, was examined by acoustic monitoring, gillnet sampling and tag… Expand
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1998
1998
A stray whale shark Rhincodon typus was caught accidentally from the Gulf of Mannar and was landed at Periyathalai on 27th… Expand
1994
1994
Stray individuals of the Whale shark Rhincodon typus (Smith) are caught occasionally along the Gulf of Mannar coast. On 15th… Expand
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