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Name - Alopias pelagicus

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Life Sciences Identifier (LSID) [metadata]

Reported Taxonomic Ranks


Reported Taxonomic Hierarchies

Animalia (Kingdom)
Chordata (Phylum)
Vertebrata (Subphylum)
Pisces (Group)
Elasmobranchii (Subclass)
Lamniformes (Order)
Alopiidae (Family)


Recent Publications

  • Evaluation of staining techniques for the observation of growth bands in tropical elasmobranch vertebrae.
  • Vertical movements of a pelagic thresher shark (Alopias pelagicus): insights into the species' physiological limitations and trophic ecology in the Red Sea.
  • New Records of Four Parasitic Copepods (Crustacea, Siphonostomatoida) from Andaman and Nicobar Waters, India.
  • Relative contribution to the shark fin trade of Indo-Pacific and Eastern Pacific pelagic thresher sharks.
  • Concentrations and stable isotopes of mercury in sharks of the Galapagos Marine Reserve: Human health concerns and feeding patterns.

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Encyclopedia of Life