SANDOVAL-HERRERA, N.I. & VARGAS-SOTO, J.S. & ESPINOZA, M. & CLARKE, T.M. & FISK, A.T. & WEHRTMANN, I.S. (2016)
Mercury levels in muscle tissue of four common elasmobranch species from the Pacific coast of Costa Rica, Central America. Regional Studies in Marine Science, 3: 254–261
DOI: 10.1016/j.rsma.2015.11.011
ESPINOZA, M. & HEUPEL, M.R. & TOBIN, A.J. & SIMPFENDORFER, C.A. (2016)
Evidence of Partial Migration in a Large Coastal Predator: Opportunistic Foraging and Reproduction as Key Drivers? PLoS ONE, 11 (2): e0147608
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0147608
ESPINOZA, M. & HEUPEL, M.R. & TOBIN, A.J. & SIMPFENDORFER, C.A. (2015)
Residency patterns and movements of grey reef sharks (Carcharhinus amblyrhynchos) in semi-isolated coral reef habitats. Marine Biology, 162 (2): 343–358
DOI: 10.1007/s00227-014-2572-x
HEUPEL, M.R. & SIMPFENDORFER, C.A. & ESPINOZA, M. & SMOOTHEY, A.F. & TOBIN, A. & PEDDEMORS, V. (2015)
Conservation challenges of sharks with continental scale migrations. Frontiers in Marine Science, 2: 12
DOI: 10.3389/fmars.2015.00012
CHABOT, C.L. & ESPINOZA, M. & MASCAREÑAS-OSORIO, I. & ROCHA-OLIVARES, A. (2015)
The effect of biogeographic and phylogeographic barriers on gene flow in the brown smoothhound shark, Mustelus henlei, in the northeastern Pacific. Ecology and Evolution, 5 (8): 1585–1600
DOI: 10.1002/ece3.1458
ESPINOZA, M. & MUNROE, S.E.M. & CLARKE, T.M. & FISK, A.T. & WEHRTMANN, I.S. (2015)
Feeding ecology of common demersal elasmobranch species in the Pacific coast of Costa Rica inferred from stable isotope and stomach content analyses. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, 470: 12–25
DOI: 10.1016/j.jembe.2015.04.021
ESPINOZA, M. & HEUPEL, M.R. & TOBIN, A.J. & SIMPFENDORFER, C.A. (2015)
Movement patterns of silvertip sharks (Carcharhinus albimarginatus) on coral reefs. Coral Reefs, 34 (3): 807–821
DOI: 10.1007/s00338-015-1312-0
ESPINOZA, M. & LÉDÉE, E.J.I. & SIMPFENDORFER, C.A. & TOBIN, A.J. & HEUPEL, M.R. (2015)
Contrasting movements and connectivity of reef-associated sharks using acoustic telemetry: implications for management. Ecological Applications, 25 (8): 2101–2118
DOI: 10.1890/14-2293.1
CLARKE, T.M. & ESPINOZA, M. & AHRENS, R. & WEHRTMANN, I.S. (2015)
Elasmobranch bycatch associated with the shrimp trawl fishery off the Pacific coast of Costa Rica, Central America. Fishery Bulletin, 114 (1): 1–17
DOI: 10.7755/FB.114.1
CLARKE, T.M. & ESPINOZA, M. & WEHRTMANN, I.S. (2014)
Reproductive ecology of demersal elasmobranchs from a data-deficient fishery, Pacific of Costa Rica, Central America. Fisheries Research, 157: 96–105
DOI: 10.1016/j.fishres.2014.04.003
NEEMAN, N. & ESPINOZA, M. & FARRUGIA, T.J. & LOWE, C.G. & SOBEL, M.J. & O'CONNOR, M.P. (2014)
Using a Hidden Markov Model to find foraging areas for the gray smooth-hound shark (Mustelus californicus) in a Full Tidal Basin. Abstract Integrative and Comparative Biology, 54 (IS Suppl. 1): E151
ESPINOZA, M. & HEUPEL, M.R. & TOBIN, A.J. & SIMPFENDORFER, C.A. (2014)
Contrasting movements and patterns of habitat use in reef-associated sharks: implications for management and conservation. Abstract. In: Programm and Abstracts of Shark International, Durban 2014: 59
TOBIN, A.J. & MAPLESTON, A. & HARRY, A.V. & ESPINOZA, M. (2014)
Big fish in shallow water; use of an intertidal surf-zone habitat by large-bodied teleosts and elasmobranchs in tropical northern Australia. Environmental Biology of Fishes, 97 (7): 821–838
DOI: 10.1007/s10641-013-0182-y
ESPINOZA, M. & CAPPO, M. & HEUPEL, M.R. & TOBIN, A.J. & SIMPFENDORFER, C.A. (2014)
Quantifying Shark Distribution Patterns and Species-Habitat Associations: Implications of Marine Park Zoning. PLoS ONE, 9 (9): e106885
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0106885
SANDOVAL-HERRERA, N.I. & VARGAS-SOTO, J.S. & ESPINOZA, M. & CLARKE, TM. & WEHRTMANN, I. (2014)
Niveles de mercurio en músculo de cuatro especies de elasmobranquios de la costa pacífica de Costa Rica. Abstract In: Libro de resúmenes IV Encuentro colombiano sobre condrictios (2014 – Medellín): 45
ESPINOZA, M. & CLARKE, T.M. & VILLALOBOS-ROJAS, F. & WEHRTMANN, I.S. (2013)
Diet composition and diel feeding behaviour of the banded guitarfish Zapteryx xyster along the Pacific coast of Costa Rica, Central America. Journal of Fish Biology, 82 (1): 286–305
DOI: 10.1111/j.1095-8649.2012.03488.x
SIMPFENDORFER, C.A. & ESPINOZA, M. & HEUPEL, M.R. & TOBIN, A.J. (2013)
The role of non-resident sharks in shaping coral reef communities. Abstract. 9th Indo-Pacific Fish Conference (IPFC), Abstracts: 148
ESPINOZA, M. & HEUPEL, M.R. & SIMPFENDORFER, C.A. (2013)
Predicting MPA utilization for reef-associated sharks: an individual-based simulation approach. Abstract. 9th Indo-Pacific Fish Conference (IPFC), Abstracts: 150
CLARKE, T.M. & ESPINOZA, M. & VILLALOBOS-ROJAS, F. & WEHRTMANN, I.S. (2012)
Reproductive ecology of four elasmobranch species in the Pacific coast of Costa Rica, Central America. Abstract. World Congress of Herpetology, Vancouver, Canada, August 8 – 14, 2012, Book of Abstracts: 136
ESPINOZA, M. & CLARKE, T. & VILLALOBOS-ROJAS, F. & WEHRTMANN, I.S. (2012)
Dietary overlap and resource partitioning of four elasmobranch species off the Pacific of Costa Rica: implications for management. Abstract. World Congress of Herpetology, Vancouver, Canada, August 8 – 14, 2012, Book of Abstracts: 199–200
ESPINOZA, M. & CLARKE, T.M. & VILLALOBOS-ROJAS, F. & WEHRTMANN, I.S. (2012)
Ontogenetic dietary shifts and feeding ecology of the rasptail skate Raja velezi and the brown smoothhound shark Mustelus henlei along the Pacific coast of Costa Rica, Central America. Journal of Fish Biology, 81 (5): 1517–1595
DOI: 10.1111/j.1095-8649.2012.03410.x
ESPINOZA, M. & FARRUGIA, T.J. & LOWE, C.G. (2011)
Habitat use, movements and site fidelity of the gray smooth-hound shark (Mustelus californicus Gill 1863) in a newly restored southern California estuary. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, 401 (1–2): 63–74
DOI: 10.1016/j.jembe.2011.03.001
FARRUGIA, T.J. & ESPINOZA, M. & LOWE, C.G. (2011)
Abundance, habitat use and movement patterns of the shovelnose guitarfish (Rhinobatos productus) in a restored southern California estuary. Marine and Freshwater Research, 62 (6): 648–657
DOI: 10.1071/MF10173
ESPINOZA, M. & FARRUGIA, T.J. & WEBBER, D.M. & SMITH, F. & LOWE, C.G. (2011)
Testing a new acoustic telemetry technique to quantify long-term, fine-scale movements of aquatic animals. Fisheries Research, 108 (2–3): 364–371
DOI: 10.1016/j.fishres.2011.01.011
CLARKE, T.M. & ESPINOZA, M. & VILLALOBOS-ROJAS, F. & WEHRTMANN, I.S. (2011)
Summary of Demersal Elasmobranch Studies in the Continental Platform of the Pacific of Costa Rica with Management and Conservation Strategies. Technical Report. San José, Costa Rica
ESPINOZA, M. & FARRUGIA, T.J. & LOWE, C.G. (2010)
Influence of water temperature on site fidelity and habitat use of gray smooth-hound sharks in a newly restored estuarine habitat. Abstract Bulletin of the Southern California Academy of Sciences, 109 (2): 90
DOI: 10.3160/0038-3872-109.2.68
FARRUGIA, T.J. & ESPINOZA, M. & LOWE, C.G. (2010)
Abundance, habitat use and movement patterns of the shovelnose guitarfish (Rhinobatos productus) in a southern california estuary. Abstract Bulletin of the Southern California Academy of Sciences, 109 (2): 91
DOI: 10.3160/0038-3872-109.2.68