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Reproduction and ageing of Australian holocephalans and white-fin swell shark
thesisposted on 2012-10-01, 00:00 authored by J Bell
The holocephalans are a slow growing, long lived group with a conservative life history strategy and require similarly conservative fishery management strategies to ensure their sustainable exploitation. White-fin swell shark are relatively short lived, highly fecund and likely to be more capable of withstanding intensive fishing.
Pagination178 p. ; colour illustrations ; bibliographical references