Blue Shark Bibliography

Aasen, Olav. 1966. Blåhaien, Prionace glauca (Linnaeus), 1758. Fisk. Hav., 1: 1-15.

Bass, A.J., J.D. D’Aubrey, and N. Kistnasamy. 1975. Sharks of the East Coast of Southern Africa. III. The Families Carcharhinidae (excluding Mustelus and Carcharhinus) and Sphyrnidae. Oceanographic Research Institute, Investigational Report No. 38. Durban. 100 pp.

Bigelow, Henry B., and William C. Schroeder. 1953. Fishes of the Gulf of Maine. Fish. Bull. Fish and Wildl. Serv., 53: 38-40.

Cadenat, J., and J. Blanche. 1981. Requins de Méditerranée et d’ Atlantique (Plus Particuliérement de la Côte Occidentale d’ Afrique). Faune Tropicale XXI. ORSTROM, Paris. pp 237-240.

Cailliet, Gregor M., Linda K. Martin, James T. Harvey, David Kusher, and Bruce A. Welden. 1982. Preliminary Studies on the Age and Growth of Blue, Prionace glauca, Common Thresher, Alopias vulpinus, and Shortfin Mako, Isurus oxyrinchus, Sharks from California Waters. pp 197-188 In E.D. Prince and L.M. Pulos (eds.) Proceedings of the International Workshop on Age Determination of Oceanic Pelagic Fishes: Tunas, Billfishes, and Sharks. NOAA Tech. Rep. NMFS 8.

Carey, F.G., and J.V. Scharold. 1990. Movements of Blue Sharks (Prionace glauca) in Depth and Course. Mar. Biol., 106: 329-342.

Casey, John G. 1985. Transatlantic Migrations of the Blue Shark; a Case History of Cooperative Shark Tagging. pp 253-268 In Richard H. Stroud (ed.)World Angling Resources and Challenges. IGFA, Fort Lauderdale.

Castro, J.A., and J. Mejuto. 1995. Reproductive Parameters of Blue Shark, Prionace glauca,and Other Sharks in the Gulf of Guinea. Mar. Freshw. Res., 46: 967-973.

Clarke, Malcolm R., and J.D. Stevens. 1974. Cepahalopods, Blue Sharks and Migration. J. Mar. Biol. Assoc. U.K., 54: 949-957.

Coblentz, Bruce E. 1987. Yellowtail Chafing on a Shark: Parasite Removal? Calif. Fish and Game, 73(4): 244.

Davies, Isaac E., and Robert P. Bradley. 1972. Deep Observations of Anchovy and Blue Sharks from Deepstar 4000. Fish Bull, 70: 510-511.

Glazova, T.N. 1976. Physiological and Biochemical Blood Characteristics of Some Species of Tropical Fish from the Pacific Ocean. J. Ichthyol., 16(1): 95-105.

Gubanov, Ye. P., and V.N. Gigor’yev. 1975. Observations on the Distribution and Biology of the Blue Shark Prionace glauca (Carcharhinidae) of the Indian Ocean. J. Ichthyol., 15(1): 37-43.

Gubanov, Ye. P. 1978. The Reproduction of Some Species of Pelagic Sharks from the Equatorial Zone of the Indian Ocean. J. Ichthyol., 18(5): 781-792.

Harvey, James T. 1989. Food Habits, Seasonal Abundance, Size, and Sex of the Blue Shark, Prionace glauca, in Monterey Bay, California. Calif. Fish and Game, 75(1): 33-44.

Hazin, Fabio H.V., Clara E. Boeckman, Elizabeth C. Leal, Rosangela P.T. Lessa, Kohei Kihara, and Kazuyuki Otsuka. 1994. Distribution and Relative Abundance of the Blue Shark, Prionace glauca, in the Southwestern Equatorial Atlantic Ocean. Fish. Bull., 92: 474-480.

Hazin, Fabio H.V., Kohei Kihara, Kazuyuki Otsuka, Clara E. Boeckman, Elizabeth C. Leal. 1994. Reproduction of the Blue Shark Prionace glauca in the South-Western Equatorial Atlantic Ocean. Fish. Sci., 60(5):487-491.

Hazin, Fabio H.V., Rosangela Lessa, Makoto Ishino, Kazuyuki Otsuka, and Kohei Kihara. 1991. Morphometric Description of the Blue Shark, Prionace glauca, from the Southwestern Equatorial Atlantic. J. Tokyo. Univ. Fish., 78(2): 137-144.

Hazin, Fabio H.V., Patricia B. Pinheiro, and Matt K. Broadhurst. 2000. Further Notes on Reproduction of the Blue Shark, Prionace glauca, and a Postulated Migratory Pattern in the South Atlantic Ocean. Cienc. Cult., 52(2): 114-120.

Henderson, A.C., K. Flannery, and J. Dunne. 2001. Observations on the Biology and Ecology of the Blue Shark in the North-East Atlantic. J. Fish Biol., 58: 1347-1358.

Kalmijn, Adrrianus J. 1977. The Electric and Magnetic Sense of Sharks, Skates, and Rays. Oceanus, 20(3): 45-52.

Kalmijn, Ad. J. 1982. Electric and Magnetic Field Detection in Elasmobranch Fishes. Science, 218: 916-918.

Keithan, E.D., J.Y. Ma, and W. Raschi. 1992. Tendon Structure of the Caudal Fin in the Blue Shark, Prionace glauca. Austr. J. Mar. Freshw. Res., 43: 149-156.

Laughlin, Leeanne, and John Ugoretz. 1999. An Observation of Blue Shark Parturition in the Southern California Bight. Calif. Fish and Game, 85(2): 83-84.

LeBrasseur, R.J. 1964. Stomach Contents of Blue Shark (Prionace glauca L.) Taken in the Gulf of Alaska. J. Fish. Res. Bd. Canada, 21(4): 861-862.

Litvinov, F.F. 1982. Two Forms of Teeth in the Blue Shark, Prionace glauca (Carcharhinidae). J. Ichthyol., 22(4): 154-156.

Litvinov, F.F., S.N. Agapov, V.G. Katalimov, and S.G. Mironov. 1983. Rate of Tooth Replacement in Blue Shark, Prionace glauca, (Carcharhinidae), in Relation to Feeding. J. Ichthyol., 23(1): 143-145.

Muñoz-Chápuli, Ramón. 1984. Ethologie de la Reproduction Chez Quelques Requins de l’Atlantique Nord-Est. Cybium, 8(3): 1-14.

Nakano, Hideki, and Kazuya Nagasawa. 1996. Distribution of Pelagic Elasmobranchs Caught by Salmon Research Gillnets in the North Pacific. Fish. Sci., 62(5): 860-865.

Nakano, Hideki, Makoto Makihara, and Kenji Shimazaki. 1985. Distribution and Biological Characteristics of the Blue Shark in the Central North Pacific. Bull. Fac. Fish. Hokkaido Univ., 36(3): 99-113.

Neave, Ferris, and M.G. Hanavan. 1960. Seasonal Distribution of Some Epipelagic Fishes in the Gulf of Alaska Region. J. Fish. Res. Bd. Can., 17(2): 221-233.

Otake, Tsuguo, and Kazuhiro Mizue. 1985. The Fine Structure of the Placenta of the Blue Shark, Prionace glauca. Jap. J. Ichthyol., 32(1): 52-59.

Pratt, Harold L., Jr. 1979. Reproduction in the Blue Shark, Prionace glauca. Fish. Bull., 77(2): 445-470.

Pratt, Harold L., Jr., John G. Casey, and Robert B. Conklin. 1982. Observations on Large White Sharks, Carcharodon carcharias, off Long Island, New York. Fish. Bull., 80(1): 153-156. [Displacement of Blue Sharks by White Sharks at whale carcass]

Ryan, Paul R. 1981. Electroreception in Blue Sharks. Oceanus, 24(4):42-44.

Sciarrotta, Terry C., and Donald R. Nelson. 1977. Diel Behavior of the Blue Shark, Prionace glauca, Near Santa Catalina Island, California. Fish. Bull., 75(3): 519-528.

Scott, W.B., and M.G. Scott. 1988. Atlantic Fishes of Canada. University of Toronto Press, Toronto. pp 26-28.

Stevens, J.D. 1973. Stomach Contents of the Blue Shark (Prionace glauca L.)offSouth-West England. J. Mar. Biol. Assoc. U.K., 53:357-361.

Stevens, J.D. 1974. The Occurrence and Significance of Tooth Cuts on the Blue Shark (Prionace glauca L.) from British Waters. J. Mar. Biol. Assoc. U.K., 54: 373-378.

Stevens, J.D. 1975. Vertebral Rings as a Means of Age Determination in the Blue Shark (Prionace glauca L.). J. Mar. Biol. Assoc. U.K., 55: 657-665.

Stevens, J.D. 1976. First Results of Shark Tagging in the North-East Atlantic, 1972-1975. J. Mar. Biol. Assoc. U.K., 56: 929-937.

Stevens, J.D. 1990. Further Results from a Tagging Study of Pelagic Sharks in the North-East Atlantic, 1972-1975. J. Mar. Biol. Assoc. U.K., 70: 707-720.

Strasburg, Donald W. 1958. Distribution, Abundance, and Habits of Pelagic Sharks in the Central Pacific Ocean. U.S. Fish Wildl. Serv. Fish. Bull., 58: 335-361.

Templeman, Wilfred. 1963. Distribution of Sharks in the Canadian Atlantic (With Special Reference to Newfoundland Waters). Bull. Fish. Res. Bd. Can., 140: 25-28.

Tricas, Timothy C. 1979. Relationships of the Blue Shark, Prionace glauca, and its Prey Species near Santa Catalina Island, California. Fish. Bull., 77(1): 175-182.

Vas, Philip. 1990. The Abundance of the Blue Shark, Prionace glauca, in the Western English Channel. Envir. Biol. Fishes, 29: 209-225.


ReefQuest Centre for Shark Research
Text and illustrations © R. Aidan Martin
Copyright | Privacy