To Madagascar and back: long-distance, return migration across open ocean by a pregnant female bull shark Carcharhinus leucas

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Lea, JSE; Humphries, NE; Clarke, CR; Sims, DW;
(2015)
  • Publisher: The Fisheries Society of the British Isles/John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
  • Identifiers: doi: 10.1111/jfb.12805

A large, pregnant, female bull shark Carcharhinus leucas was tracked migrating from Seychelles across open ocean to south-east Madagascar, c. 2000 km away, and back again. In Madagascar, the shark spent a prolonged period shallower than 5 m, consistent with entering est... View more
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