Goblin Shark Bibliography

Bass, A.J., J.D. D’Aubrey, and N. Kistnasamy. 1975. Sharks of the East Coast of Southern Africa. V. The Families Odontaspididae, Scapanorhynchidae, Isuridae, Cetorhinidae, Alopiidae, Orectolobidae and Rhioniodontidae. Oceanogr. Res. Inst. Invest. Rep. 39: 18-19.

Bean, Barton A. 1905. Notes on an Adult Goblin Shark (Mitsukurina owstoni) of Japan. Proc. U.S. natl. Mus., 28(1409): 815-818.

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 138-141.

Compagno, L.J.V. 1990. Relationships of the Megamouth Shark, Megachasma pelagios (Lamniformes: Megachasmidae), with Comments on its Feeding Habits. NOAA Tech. Rep. NMFS 90: 357-379.

Duffy, Clinton A. 1997. Further Records of the Goblin Shark, Mitsukurina owstoni (Lamniformes: Mitsukurinidae), from New Zealand. N.Z. J. Zool., 24: 167-171.

Hussakof, L. 1909. A New Goblin Shark, Scapanorhynchus jordani, from Japan. Bull. Amer. Mus. nat. Hist., 26 (19): 257-262.

Hussakof, L. 1910. The Newly Discovered Goblin Shark of Japan. Sci. Amer., Feb. 26, 1910: 196.

Jordan, David Starr. 1898. Description of a Species of Fish (Mitsukurina owstoni) from Japan, the Type of a Distinct Family of Lamnoid Sharks. Proc. Calif. Acad. Sci., 1(6): 199-204.

Kobayashi, Hiroshi. 1986. Studies on deep-Sea Sharks in Kumano-Nada Region. Bull. Fac. Fish., Mie Univ., 13: 25-133.

Kobayashi, H., Y. Yamaguchi, T. Nonoda, K. Izawa, and H. Ban. 1982. The Sharks Caught on the Continental Shelf and Slope in the Kumano Nada Region along the Pacific Coast of Japan. Bull. Fac. Fish., Mie Univ., 9: 101-123.

Piotrovskiy, A.S., and V.G. Prut’ko. 1980. The Occurrence of the Goblin Shark, Scapanorhynchus owstoni (Chondrichthyes, Scapanorhynchidae), in the Indian Ocean. J. Ichthyol., 19(5): 124-125.

Quéro, J. -C. 1984. Mitsukurinidae. p 82 In P.J.P. Whitehead, M.-L. Bauchot, J.C. Hureau, J. Nielsen, and E. Tortonese (eds.) Fishes of the North-Eastern Atlantic and Mediterranean., Vol. 1. UNESCO, Paris.

Shimma, Hisako, and Yaichiro Shimma. 1969. Comparative Studies on Shark Liver Oils from Saruga bay. Bull. Tokai Reg. Fish. Res. lab., 59: 101-110.

Stevens, J.D., and J.R. Paxton. 1985. A New Record of the Goblin Shark, Mitsukurina owstoni (Family Mitsukurinidae), from Eastern Australia. Proc. Linn. Soc. N.S.W., 108(1): 37-45.

Stewart, Andrew L., and Malcolm R, Clark. 1988. Records of Three Families and Four Species of Fish New to New Zealand Fauna. N.Z. J. Zool., 15: 577-583.

Ugoretz, John K., and Jeffrey A. Seigel. 1999. First Eastern pacific record of the Goblin Shark, Mitsukurina owstoni (Lamiformes: Mitsukurinidae). Calif. Fish and Game, 85(3): 118-120.

Uyeno, Teruya, Keiichi Matsuura, and Eiichi Fujii (eds.) 1983. Fishes Trawled off Suriname and French Guiana. Japan Marine Fishery Resource Research Center, National Science Museum, Tokyo. p 48.

Uyeno, Teruya, Kazue Nakamura, and Susumu Mikami. 1976. On the Body Coloration and an Abnormal Specimen of the Goblin Shark, Mitsukurina owstoni Jordan. Bull. Kanagawa Prefect. Mus. (Nat. Sci.), 9: 67-70. [Includes spectacular color plates of a moribund, but living, specimen.]

Yanagisawa, F. 1984. Young Specimen of Scapanorhynchus owstoni Caught off Kumanonada. Nanki Seibutsu, 25(1): 64-65.

Yanagisawa, F. 1991. Notes on the Oral Morphology of Goblin Shark, Mitsukurina owstoni Jordan. Nanki Seibutsu, 33(1): 10-14.



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