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Regional movements of satellite-tagged whale sharks Rhincodon typus in the Gulf of Aden. Ecology and Evolution, 11(9), 4920–4934
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Undersea Constellations: The Global Biology of an Endangered Marine Megavertebrate Further Informed through Citizen Science. BioScience, 67(12), 1029–1043
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The ecological connectivity of whale shark aggregations in the Indian Ocean: a photo-identification approach. Royal Society Open Science, 3(11), Article 160455
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Mortality of marine megafauna induced by fisheries: Insights from the whale shark, the world's largest fish. Biological Conservation, 174, 147–151
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Corrigendum: A review of the biology, fisheries and conservation of the whale shark Rhincodon typus (vol 80, pg 1019, 2012) Journal of Fish Biology, 82(5), 1769
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An aerial view: Insights into the effects of ecotourism on the behavior of whale sharks (Rhincodon typus) in Seychelles [Abstract]. PeerJ PrePrints, 1, Article e103v1
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Developing appropriate conservation measures for the seasonal whale shark feeding aggregation in Seychelles using ecological modeling tools [Abstract]. PeerJ PrePrints, 1, Article e125v1
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The development of robust morphometric indices from accurate and precise measurements of free-swimming whale sharks using laser photogrammetry. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom, 93(2), 309–320
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Ocean-scale prediction of whale shark distribution. Diversity and Distributions, 18(5), 504–518
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A review of the biology, fisheries and conservation of the whale shark Rhincodon typus. Journal of Fish Biology, 80(5), 1019–1056
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Long-term membership of whale sharks (Rhincodon typus) in coastal aggregations in Seychelles and Djibouti. Marine and Freshwater Research, 62(6), 621–627
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Seeing Spots: Photo-identification as a Regional Tool for Whale Shark Identification. Western Indian Ocean Journal of Marine Science, 9(2), 185–194
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Aerial survey as a tool to estimate whale shark abundance trends. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, 368(1), 1–8
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Scarring patterns and relative mortality rates of Indian Ocean whale sharks. Journal of Fish Biology, 72(6), 1488–1503
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Transatlantic migration and deep mid-ocean diving by basking shark. Biology Letters, 4(4), 395–398
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New records of neonatal and juvenile whale sharks (Rhincodon typus) from the Indian Ocean. Environmental Biology of Fishes, 82(3), 215–219
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Aggregations of juvenile whale sharks ( Rhincodon typus ) in the Gulf of Tadjoura, Djibouti. Environmental Biology of Fishes, 80(4), 465–472
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Indian Ocean whale shark occurrence: a case for regional conservation. Fisheries Research, 84(1), 96–101
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Regional scale horizontal and local scale vertical movements of whale sharks in the Indian Ocean off Seychelles. Fisheries Research, 84(1), 32–40
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Seychelles: A case study of community involvement in the development of whale shark ecotourism and it's socio economic impact. Fisheries Research, 84(1), 109–113
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