Rhincodon typus

Known as: sharks whale, whale shark 
 

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2017
2017
The whale shark (Rhincodon typus) has by far the largest body size of any elasmobranch (shark or ray) species. Therefore, it is… (More)
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2016
2016
The whale shark Rhincodon typus (Pisces: Chondrichthyes, Orectolobiformes, Rhincodontidae) is the largest living fish on Earth… (More)
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2015
2015
Whale sharks, Rhincodon typus, display a number of behaviors that suggest these animals can locate food from afar, as well as… (More)
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2015
2015
A low molecular weight type-II collagenous polypeptide (CIIp) from whale shark (WS) cartilage was prepared by thermolysin… (More)
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2014
2014
The whale shark (Rhincodon typus) is the largest extant species of fish, belonging to the order Orectolobiformes. It is listed as… (More)
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2014
2014
This study presents genetic evidence that whale sharks, Rhincodon typus, are comprised of at least two populations that rarely… (More)
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2014
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2014
This study represents the first description of whale sharks, Rhincodon typus, occurring at a provisioning site in Oslob, Cebu… (More)
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2013
2013
There were 479 reported whale shark Rhincodon typus encounters between 1999 and 2011 at the island of Utila, which forms part of… (More)
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2012
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2012
Sharks segregate by sex and size, but few studies have attempted to explain such behaviors. To address this, we examined… (More)
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2009
2009
Superficial dermal wounds in whale sharks are reported to heal rapidly as with many other elasmobranchs. Here observations of two… (More)
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