VAUDO, J.J. & BYRNE, M.E. & WETHERBEE, B.M. & HARVEY, G.M. & SHIVJI, M.S. (2017)
Long-term satellite tracking reveals region-specific movements of a large pelagic predator, the shortfin mako shark, in the western North Atlantic Ocean. Journal of Applied Ecology, in press
DOI: 10.1111/1365-2664.12852
EBERT, D.A. & PAPASTAMATIOU, Y.P. & KAJIURA, S.M. & WETHERBEE, B.M. (2017)
Etmopterus lailae sp. nov., a new lanternshark (Squaliformes: Etmopteridae) from the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands. Zootaxa, 4237 (2): 371–382
DOI: 10.11646/zootaxa.4237.2.10
KILFOIL, J.P. & WETHERBEE, B.M. & CARLSON, J.K. & FOX, D.A. (2017)
Targeted Catch-and-Release of Prohibited Sharks: Sand Tigers in Coastal Delaware Waters. Fisheries, 42 (5): 281-287
DOI: 10.1080/03632415.2017.1306974
RODRIGUEZ-FERRER, G. & WETHERBEE, B.M. & SCHÄRER, M. & LILYESTROM, C. & ZEGARRA, J.P. & SHIVJI, M. (2017)
First record of the megamouth shark, Megachasma pelagios, (family Megachasmidae) in the tropical western North Atlantic Ocean. Marine Biodiversity Records, 10: 20
DOI: 10.1186/s41200-017-0117-y
HOWEY, L.A. & WETHERBEE, B.M. & TOLENTINO, E.R. & SHIVJI, M.S. (2017)
Biogeophysical and physiological processes drive movement patterns in a marine predator. Movement Ecology, 5: 16
DOI: 10.1186/s40462-017-0107-z
BYRNE, M.E. & CORTÉS, E. & VAUDO, J.J. & MCN. HARVEY, G.C. & SAMPSON, M. & WETHERBEE, B.M. & SHIVJI. M. (2017)
Satellite telemetry reveals higher fishing mortality rates than previously estimated, suggesting overfishing of an apex marine predator. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London, Series B, 284 (1860): 20170658
DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2017.0658
VAUDO, J.J. & WETHERBEE, B.M. & HARVEY, G.C.M. & HARVEY, J.C. & PREBBLE, A.J.F. & CORCORAN, M.J. & POTENSKI, M.D. & BRUNI, K.A. & LEAF, R.T. & HENNINGSEN, A.D. & COLLIE, J.S. & SHIVJI, M.S. (2017)
Characterisation and monitoring of one of the world’s most valuable ecotourism animals, the southern stingray at Stingray City, Grand Cayman. Marine and Freshwater Research, in press
DOI: 10.1071/MF17030
VAUDO, J.J. & WETHERBEE, B.M. & WOOD, A.D. & WENIG, K. & HOWEY-JORDAN, L.A. & HARVEY, G.M. & SHIVJI, M.S. (2016)
Vertical movements of shortfin mako sharks Isurus oxyrinchus in the western North Atlantic Ocean are strongly influenced by temperature. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 547: 163–175
DOI: 10.3354/meps11646
PICKARD, A.E. & VAUDO, J.J. & WETHERBEE, B.M. & NEMETH, R.S. & BLONDEAU, J.B. & KADISON, E.A. & SHIVJI, M.S. (2016)
Comparative Use of a Caribbean Mesophotic Coral Ecosystem and Association with Fish Spawning Aggregations by Three Species of Shark. PLoS ONE, 11 (5): e0151221
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0151221
BERNARD, A.M. & FELDHEIM, K.A. & HEITHAUS, M.R. & WINTNER, S.P. & WETHERBEE, B.M. & SHIVJI, M.S (2016)
Global Population Genetic Dynamics of a Highly Migratory, Apex Predator Shark. Molecular Ecology, 25 (21): 5312–5329
DOI: 10.1111/mec.1384
TETER, S.M. & WETHERBEE, B.M. & FOX, D.A. & LAM, C.H. & KIEFER, D.A. & SHIVJI, M. (2015)
Migratory patterns and habitat use of the sand tiger shark (Carcharias taurus) in the western North Atlantic. Marine and Freshwater Research, 66 (2): 158–169
DOI: 10.1071/MF14129
HAULSEE, D.E. & BREECE, M.W. & MILLER, D.C. & WETHERBEE, B.M. & FOX, D.A. & OLIVER, M.J. (2015)
Habitat selection of a coastal shark species estimated from an autonomous underwater vehicle. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 528: 277–288
DOI: 10.3354/meps11259
LEA, J.S.E. & WETHERBEE, B.M. & QUEIROZ, N. & BURNIE, N. & AMING, C. & SOUSA, L.L. & MUCIENTES, G.R. & HUMPHRIES, N.E. & HARVEY, G.M. & SIMS, D.W. & SHIVJI, M.S. (2015)
Repeated, long-distance migrations by a philopatric predator targeting highly contrasting ecosystems. Scientific Reports, 5: 11202
DOI: 10.1038/srep11202
VAUDO, J.J. & WETHERBEE, B.M. & HARVEY, G. & NEMETH, R.S. & AMING, C. & BURNIE, N. & HOWEY-JORDAN, L.A. & SHIVJI, M.S. (2014)
Intraspecific variation in vertical habitat use by tiger sharks (Galeocerdo cuvier) in the western North Atlantic. Ecology and Evolution, 4 (10): 1768–1786
DOI: 10.1002/ece3.1053
CORCORAN, M.J. & WETHERBEE, B.M. & SHIVJI, M.S. & POTENSKI, M.D. & CHAPMAN, D.D. & HARVEY, G.M. (2013)
Supplemental Feeding for Ecotourism Reverses Diel Activity and Alters Movement Patterns and Spatial Distribution of the Southern Stingray, Dasyatis americana. PLoS ONE, 8 (3): e59235
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0059235
BERNARD, A. & FELDHEIM, K. & HEITHAUS, M.R. & WINTNER, S. & WETHERBEE, B.M. & SHIVJI, M. (2012)
Population genetic structure and evolutionary history of the tiger shark (Galeocerdo cuvier) on a global scale. Abstract. World Congress of Herpetology, Vancouver, Canada, August 8 – 14, 2012, Book of Abstracts: 57
LOTTI, M. & WETHERBEE, B.M. & GRACE, M. & DRIGGERS, W.B. (2012)
At-vessel mortality and related factors among three carcharhinid sharks caught by fisheries-independent bottom longline surveys in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico and the Northwest Atlantic Ocean. Abstract. World Congress of Herpetology, Vancouver, Canada, August 8 – 14, 2012, Book of Abstracts: 430
VAUDO, J.J. & WETHERBEE, B.M. & HOWEY, P. & SHIVJI, M. (2012)
Vertical movements of tiger sharks (Galeocerdo cuvier) tagged in the US Virgin Islands. Abstract. World Congress of Herpetology, Vancouver, Canada, August 8 – 14, 2012, Book of Abstracts: 745
WETHERBEE, B.M. & HARVEY, G.M. & BURNIE, N. & AMING, C. & BYRNE, M. & SHIVJI, M.S. (2012)
Contrary to ordinary - long-term movements of tiger sharks reveal both variable and consistent movements. Abstract. World Congress of Herpetology, Vancouver, Canada, August 8 – 14, 2012, Book of Abstracts: 779
PICKARD, A. & WETHERBEE, B.M. & NEMETH, R. & KADISON, E. & BLONDEAU, J. & SHIVJI, M. (2012)
Characterization of shark movements on a mesophotic Caribbean coral reef and temporal association with fish spawning aggregations. Abstract - Poster World Congress of Herpetology, Vancouver, Canada, August 8 – 14, 2012, Book of Abstracts: 557–558
WETHERBEE, B.M. & CORTÉS, E. & BIZZARRO, J.J. (2012)
Food Consumption and Feeding Habits. In: Carrier, J.C. & Musick, J.A. & Heithaus, M.R. (eds) Biology of Sharks and their Relatives, Edition 2. CRC Press, Boca Raton, Florida: 239–264
PAPASTAMATIOU, Y.P. & CARTAMIL, D.P. & LOWE, C.G. & MEYER, C.G. & WETHERBEE, B.M. & HOLLAND, K.N. (2011)
Scales of orientation, directed walks and movement path structure in sharks. Journal of Animal Ecology, 80 (4): 864–874
DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2656.2011.01815.x
PAPASTAMATIOU, Y.P. & WETHERBEE, B.M. & O'SULLIVAN, J. & GOODMANLOWE, G.D. & LOWE, C.G. (2010)
Foraging ecology of Cookiecutter Sharks (Isistius brasiliensis) on pelagic fishes in Hawaii, inferred from prey bite wounds. Environmental Biology of Fishes, 88 (4): 361–368
DOI: 10.1007/s10641-010-9649-2
WOOD, A.D. & WETHERBEE, B.M. & JUANES, F. & KOHLER, N.E. & WILGA, C. (2009)
Recalculated diet and daily ration of the shortfin mako (Isurus oxyrinchus), with a focus on quantifying predation on bluefish (Pomatomus saltatrix) in the northwest Atlantic Ocean. Fishery Bulletin, 107 (1): 76–88
FREITAS, R.H.A. & ROSA, R.S. & WETHERBEE, B.M. & GRUBER, S.H. (2009)
Population size and survivorship for juvenile lemon sharks (Negaprion brevirostris) on their nursery grounds at a marine protected area in Brazil. Neotropical Ichthyology, 7 (2): 205–212
DOI: 10.1590/S1679-62252009000200011
WETHERBEE, B.M. & GRUBER, S.H. & ROSA, R.S. (2007)
Movement patterns of juvenile lemon sharks Negaprion brevirostris within Atol das Rocas, Brazil: a nursery characterized by tidal extremes. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 343: 283–293
DOI: 10.3354/meps06920
FREITAS, R.H.A. & ROSA, R.S. & GRUBER, S.H. & WETHERBEE, B.M. (2006)
Early growth and juvenile population structure of lemon sharks Negaprion brevirostris in the Atol das Rocas Biological Reserve, off north-east Brazil. Journal of Fish Biology, 68 (5): 1319–1332
DOI: 10.1111/j.0022-1112.2006.00999.x
LOWE, C.G. & WETHERBEE, B.M. & MEYER, C.G. (2006)
Using acoustic telemetry monitoring techniques to quantify movement patterns and site fidelity of sharks and giant trevally around French Frigate Shoals and Midway Atoll. Atoll Research Bulletin, 543: 281–303
GARLA, R.C. & CHAPMAN, D.D. & SHIVJI, M.S. & WETHERBEE, B.M. & DE AMORIM, A.F. (2006)
Habitat of juvenile Caribbean reef sharks, Carcharhinus perezi, at two oceanic insular marine protected areas in the southwestern Atlantic Ocean: Fernando de Noronha Archipelago and Atol das Rocas, Brazil. Fisheries Research, 81 (2–3): 236–241
DOI: 10.1016/j.fishres.2006.07.003
PAPASTAMATIOU, Y.P. & WETHERBEE, B.M. & CROW, G.L. & LOWE, C.G. (2006)
Distribution and diet of four species of carcharhinid shark in the Hawaiian Islands: evidence for resource partitioning and competitive exclusion. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 320: 239–251
DOI: 10.3354/meps320239
MCELROY, W.D. & WETHERBEE, B.M. & MOSTELLO, C.S. & LOWE, C.G. & CROW, G.L. & WASS, R. (2006)
Food habits and ontogenetic changes in the diet of the sandbar shark (Carcharhinus plumbeus) in Hawaii. Environmental Biology of Fishes, 76 (1): 81–92
DOI: 10.1007/s10641-006-9010-y
GARLA, R.C. & CHAPMAN, D.D. & WETHERBEE, B.M. & SHIVJI, M. (2006)
Movement patterns of young Caribbean reef sharks, Carcharhinus perezi, at Fernando de Noronha Archipelago, Brazil: the potential of marine protected areas for conservation of a nursery ground. Marine Biology, 149 (2): 189–199
DOI: 10.1007/s00227-005-0201-4
DEANGELIS, B.M. & MCCANDLESS, C.T. & KOHLER, N.E. & WETHERBEE, B.M. & RECKSIEK, C.W. (2005)
Distribution of sharks in the U.S. Virgin Islands with an emphasis on nursery areas. Abstract. American Elasmobranch Society 21th Annual Meeting, Tampa, Florida
MCELROY, W.D. & MCCANDLESS, C.T. & KOHLER, N.E. & WETHERBEE, B.M. & DUFFY, K.A. & RECKSIEK, C.W. (2005)
Diet, gastric evacuation, and feeding ecology of juvenile sandbar sharks, Carcharhinus plumbeus, and smooth dogfish, Mustelus canis, in Delaware Bay. Abstract. American Elasmobranch Society 21th Annual Meeting, Tampa, Florida
WETHERBEE, B.M. & CORTÉS, E. (2004)
Food consumption and feeding habits. In: Carrier, J.C. & Musick, J.A. & Heithaus, M.R. (eds) Biology of Sharks and their Relatives, Chapter 8: 223–244
FRANKS, B.R. & GRUBER, S.H. & WETHERBEE, B.M. & SPOTILA, J.R. (2004)
The spatial ecology and habitat utilization of juvenile lemon sharks (Negaprion brevirostris) in Florida, Brazil, and the Bahamas. Abstract. American Elasmobranch Society 20th Annual Meeting, Norman, Oklahoma
RECHISKY, E.L. & WETHERBEE, B.M. (2003)
Short-term movements of juvenile and neonate sandbar sharks, Carcharhinus plumbeus on their nursery grounds in Delaware Bay. Environmental Biology of Fishes, 68 (1): 113–128
DOI: 10.1023/B:EBFI.0000003820.62411.cb
CARTIMAL, D.P. & VAUDO, J.J. & LOWE, C.G. & WETHERBEE, B.M. & HOLLAND, K.N. (2003)
Diel movement patterns of the Hawaiian stingray, Dasyatis lata: implications for ecological interactions between sympatric elasmobranch species. Marine Biology, 142 (5): 841–847
DOI: 10.1007/s00227-003-1014-y
LOWE, C.G. & WETHERBEE, B.M. & HOLLAND, K.N. & MEYER, C.G. (2003)
Movement patterns of tiger and Galapagos sharks around French Frigate Shoals, Hawaii. Abstract American Elasmobranch Society 19th Annual Meeting, Manaus, Brazil
HOLLAND, K.N. & BUSH, A.C. & MEYER, C.G. & KAJIURA, S.M. & WETHERBEE, B.M. & LOWE, C.G. (2001)
Five tags applied to a single species in a single location: the tiger shark experience. In: JR Sibert & JL Nielsen, eds. Electronic tagging and tracking in marine fisheries. Kluwer Academic Publishers, The Netherlands: 237–247
WETHERBEE, B.M. & RECHISKY, E.L. & PRATT, H.L. & MCCANDLESS, C.T. (2001)
Use of telemetry in fisheries management: juvenile sandbar sharks in Delaware Bay. In: Electronic tagging and tracking in marine fisheries. Reviews: Methods and Technologies in Fish Biology and Fisheries. Vol. 1. J. Sibert and J. Nielson, eds., Kluwer Academic Press, Dordrecht , the Netherlands: 249–262
WETHERBEE, B.M. & KAJIURA, S.M. (2000)
Occurrence of a Rare Squaloid Shark, Trigonognathus kabeyai, from the Hawaiian Islands. Pacific Science, 54 (4): 389–394
WETHERBEE, B.M. (2000)
Assemblage of deep-sea sharks on Chatham Rise, New Zealand. Fishery Bulletin, 98 (1): 189–198
WETHERBEE, B.M. & NICHOLS, P.N. (2000)
Lipid composition of the liver oil of deep-sea sharks from the Chatham Rise, New Zealand. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology – Part B, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 125 (4): 511–521
DOI: 10.1016/S0305-0491(00)00154-1
BUSH, A. & HOLLAND, K. & MEYER, C. & KAJIURA, S.M. & WETHERBEE, B.M. & LOWE, C.G. (2000)
A review of tagging and telemetry methods used to study the movements of tiger sharks off the south shore of Oahu, Hawaii. Abstract. American Elasmobranch Society 16th Annual Meeting, 14–20 June 2000, La Paz, Mexico
LOWE, C.G. & WETHERBEE, B.M. & HOLLAND, K. (2000)
Movement patterns of tiger sharks in Hawaii: reef residents or ramblers?. Abstract. American Elasmobranch Society 16th Annual Meeting, 14–20 June 2000, La Paz, Mexico
RECHISKY, E.L. & WETHERBEE, B.M. (2000)
Effect of tidal currents on short-term movements of juvenile sandbar sharks, Carcharhinus plumbeus, on their nursery grounds in Delaware Bay. Abstract. American Elasmobranch Society 16th Annual Meeting, 14–20 June 2000, La Paz, Mexico
WETHERBEE, B.M. & GRUBER, S.H. & ROSA, R.S. & GARLA, R.C. (2000)
Tidally based activity patterns of neonate lemon sharks (Negaprion brevirostris) at Atol das Rocas, Brazil. Abstract. American Elasmobranch Society 16th Annual Meeting, 14–20 June 2000, La Paz, Mexico
HOLLAND, K.N. & WETHERBEE, B.M. & LOWE, C.G. & MEYER, C.G. (1999)
Movements of tiger sharks (Galeocerdo cuvier) in coastal Hawaiian waters. Marine Biology, 134 (4): 665–673
DOI: 10.1007/s002270050582
WETHERBEE, B.M. (1998)
Biochemical and physiological buoyancy adaptations in deep-sea sharks. Ph.D. diss., Univ. Hawaii, Honolulu, HI, 144 p.
WETHERBEE, B.M. & CROW, G.L. & LOWE, C.G. (1997)
Distribution, reproduction and diet of the gray reef shark Carcharhinus amblyrhynchos in Hawaii. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 151: 181–189
DOI: 10.3354/meps151181
HOLLAND, K.N. & KAJIURA, S.M. & BUSH, A. & WETHERBEE, B.M. & LOWE, C.G. & MEYER, C.G. (1997)
Movement patterns of tiger sharks in Hawaiian waters. Abstract. American Elasmobranch Society 13th Annual Meeting, 26 June–2 July 1997, Seattle, Washington
WETHERBEE, B.M. (1997)
Lipid Composition of deep-sea sharks from the Chatham Rise, New Zealand Abstract. American Elasmobranch Society 13th Annual Meeting, 26 June–2 July 1997, Seattle, Washington
WETHERBEE, B.M. & CROW, G.L. (1996)
First record of the squaloid shark Scymnodon squamulosus from the Hawaiian Islands. Ichthyological Research, 43 (3): 334–339
DOI: 10.1007/BF02347606
CROW, G.L. & LOWE, C.G. & WETHERBEE, B.M. (1996)
Shark records from longline fishing programs in Hawai'i with comments on Pacific Ocean distributions. Pacific Science, 50 (4): 382–392
WETHERBEE, B.M. (1996)
Distribution and reproduction of the southern lantern shark from New Zealand. Journal of Fish Biology, 49 (6): 1186–1196
DOI: 10.1111/j.1095-8649.1996.tb01788.x
LOWE, C.G. & WETHERBEE, B.M. & CROW, G.L. & TESTER, A.L. (1996)
Ontogenetic dietary shifts and feeding behavior of the tiger shark, Galeocerdo cuvier, in Hawaiian waters. Environmental Biology of Fishes, 47 (2): 203–211
DOI: 10.1007/BF00005044
WETHERBEE, B.M. & CROW, G.L. & LOWE, C.G. (1996)
Biology of the Galapagos shark, Carcharhinus galapagensis, in Hawai'i. Environmental Biology of Fishes, 45 (3): 299–310
DOI: 10.1007/BF00003099
WETHERBEE, B.M. & LOWE, C.G. & CROW, G.L. (1996)
Distribution, reproduction, and diet of the gray reef shark, Carcharhinus amblyrhynchos in Hawaii. Abstract. American Elasmobranch Society 12th Annual Meeting, June 13–19,1996 New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.A.
WETHERBEE, B.M. & LOWE, C.G. & CROW, G.L. (1994)
A review of shark control in Hawaii with recommendations for future research. Pacific Science, 48 (2): 95–115
LOWE, C.G. & WETHERBEE, B.M. & CROW, G.L. (1994)
Ontogenic dietary shift in Hawaiian tiger sharks. Abstract American Elasmobranch Society 10th Annual Meeting, 2.–8. June 1994, University of Southern California, Los Angeles
WETHERBEE, B.M. (1994)
Biology of deep-sea sharks from the Chatham Rise, New Zealand. Abstract American Elasmobranch Society 10th Annual Meeting, 2.–8. June 1994, University of Southern California, Los Angeles
WETHERBEE, B.M. & LOWE, C.G. & CROW, G.L. (1994)
Review of shark control in Hawaii with recommendations for future research. Abstract American Elasmobranch Society 10th Annual Meeting, 2.–8. June 1994, University of Southern California, Los Angeles
WETHERBEE, B.M. & GRUBER, S.H. (1993)
Absorption efficiency of the lemon shark Negaprion brevirostris at varying rates of energy intake. Copeia, 1993 (2): 416–425
WETHERBEE, B.M. & GRUBER, S.H. (1993)
Use of acid-insoluble ash as a marker in absorption efficiency studies with the lemon shark. Progressive Fish–Culturist, 55: 270–274
HOLLAND, K.N. & WETHERBEE, B.M. & PETERSON, J.D. & LOWE, C.G. (1993)
Movements and Distribution of Hammerhead Shark Pups on Their Natal Grounds. Copeia, 1993 (2): 495–502
WETHERBEE, B.M. & GRUBER, S.H. & CORTÉS, E. (1990)
Diet, feeding habits, digestion and consumption in sharks, with special reference to the lemon shark Negaprion brevirostris. In: Pratt, H.L., Gruber, S.H., Taniuchi, T., editors. Elasmobranchs as living resources: advances in the biology, ecology, systematics, and the status of the fisheries: NOAA Technical Report NMFS, 90: 29–47
WETHERBEE, B.M. & GRUBER, S.H. (1990)
The effects of ration level on food retention time in juvenile lemon sharks Negaprion brevirostris. Environmental Biology of Fishes, 29 (1): 59–65
DOI: 10.1007/BF00000569
WETHERBEE, B.M. (1988)
Absorption efficiency of juvenile lemon sharks, Negaprion brevirostris, at varying rates of energy intake. MSc. thesis, University of Miami, Florida,78pp.
WETHERBEE, B.M. & GRUBER, S.H. & RAMSEY, A.L. (1987)
X-radiographic observations of food passage through the digestive tracts of lemon sharks. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society, 116 (5): 763–767
DOI: 10.1577/1548-8659(1987)116<763:XOOFPT>2.0.CO;2