Pelagic stingray, Dasyatis (Pteroplatytrygon) violacea, Bibliography

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Bourdon J.A. and Mollet H. F. (1999). The dentiton of the pelagic stingray, its design and function. Program Book and Abstracts. Joint Meeting of ASIH, AES, HL, SSAR. Pennsylvanio State University, State College, Pennsylvania, USA. June 24-30, 1999.

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Domingo, A., Menni, R. C. and Forselledo, R. (2005). Bycatch of the pelagic ray Dasyatis violacea in Uruguayan longline fisheries end aspects of distribution in the southwestern Atlantic. Scientia Marina 69, 161-166.

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Ezcurra J. E. (1997). Epipelagic fish communities and the Outer Bay Exhibit at the Monterey Bay Aquarium. Where do pelagic stingray, Dasyatis violacea, fit in? Proceedings 1997 National AZA Meeting, Albuequerque NM, Aug. ? 1997.

Ezcurra, J. E. (2001). The mass-specific routine metabolic rate of pelagic stingrays, Dasyatis violacea, with comments on energetics. M.S. Thesis California State University, Stanislaus through Moss Landing Marine Laboratories. 64 pp.

Forselledo, R., Pons, M., Miller, P. and Domingo, A. (2008). Distribution and population structure of the pelagic stingray, Pteroplatytrygon violacea (Dasyatidae), in the south-western Atlantic. Aquatic Living Resources 21, 357-363.

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Gosztonyi A.E. (1981). Resultados de las investigaciones ictiológicas de la campaña I del B/I "Shinkai Maru" en el Mar Argentino (10.04-09.05.1978). En  Campañas de investigación pesquera realizadas en el Mar Argentino por los B/I "Shinkai Maru" y "Walther Herwig" y el B/P "Marburg", años 1978 y 1978. Resultados de la parte Argentina. Angelescu V. ed. Contr. INIDEP, No. 383: 254-266.

Greenwald S. A., Bourdon J. A, Mollet H. F. (1997). The recovery and analysis of teeth and dermal thorns from captive pelagic stingrays, Dasyatis (Pteroplatytrygon) violacea  (Bonaparte, 1832). Program and Abstracts ASIH, AES Annual Meeting. University of Washington, Seattle WA, June 26 - July 1, 1997.

Günther A. 1870. Catalogue of the fishes in the British Museum. Volume Eighth. 12. Trygon violacea. Bonaparte, Faun. Ital. Pesc.; Müll. & Henle, pp. 162, 200 is on pages 477-478.

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Hemida, F., Seridj, R., Ennajar, S., Bradai, M. N., Collier, E., Guélorget, O. and Capapé, C. (2003). New observations on the reproductive biology of the pelagic stingray, Dasyatis violacea Bonaparte, 1832 (Chondrichthyes: Dasyatidae) from the Mediterranean Sea. Acta Adriatica 44, 193-204.

Henderson, A. C., Quigley, D. T. G, Flannery K. (1999). The shorfin mako shark Isurus oxyrinchus Rafinesque and the pelagic stingray Dasyatis violacea Bonaparte, in Irish water. Irish Naturalist Journal 26:260-266.

Holts D. B. (1994). NOAA-NMFS Southwest Fisheries Science Center Cruise Report for NOAA vessel David Starr Jordan, 94-08. Project: Shark abundance indexing- Pelagic Fisheries Resources Divison. August 5, 1994.

Holts D .B. (1995). NOAA-NMFS Southwest Fisheries Science Center Cruise Report for research vessel Yellowfin. Project: Shark abundance indexing- Pelagic Fisheries Resources Divison. September 28, 1995.

Holts D. B. (1996). NOAA-NMFS Southwest Fisheries Science Center Cruise Report for NOAA vessel David Starr Jordan, 96-09. Project: Shark abundance indexing- Pelagic Fisheries Resources Divison. September 23, 1996.

Iribar X & M. Ibañez (1977). Primera cita de Dasyatis violacea (Bonaparte) para aguas del Cant‡brico. Munibe, 30 (4): 245-248.

Ishiama R. and Okada K. (1955). A new sting ray, Dasyatis atratus , (Dasyatidae, Pisces) from the subtropical Pacific. The Journal of the Shimonoseki College of Fisheries 4: 212-216.

Jordan D. S. and B. W. Evermann 1896. The fishes of North and Middle America. Bull. U.S. Nat. Mus. No. 47. 53. Dasyatis, Rafinesque is described on pages 82-86. D. centruara (Mitchell), D. hastata (De Kay), D. gynmura (Müller), D. sabina (Le Sueur), D. longa, Garman, D. dipterura, Jordan & Gilbert, and D. say (Le Sueur) are described but not D. violacea.

Joung, S. J., Liu, K. A. M., Liao, Y. Y. and Hsu, H. H. (2005). Observed by-catch of Taiwanese tuna longline fishery in the South Atlantic Ocean. Journal of the Fisheries Society of Taiwan 32, 66-79.

Kreff G. et Stehmann M. (1973). Dasyatidae. In  Catalogue des poissons de l'Atlantique du Nord-Est et de la Méditerranée. Eds. J.C. Hureau et Th. Monod. pp. 70-73.

Lamilla J. and Melendez R. (1989). First record of Dasyatis violacea  (Bonaparte, 1832) (Myliobatiformes: Dasyatidae) from near Easter Island. Estud. Oceanol. 8: 45-50.

Last P. R. (1979). A new species of stingray (F. Dasyatidae) with a key to the Australian species. Papers and Porceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania 113: 169-176.

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Love M. (1996). Probably more than you want to know about the fishes of the Pacific Coast. Really Big Press, Santa Barbara CA, USA. (pp. 73-74 on pelagic stingray)

McEachran J. D. (1995). Dasyatidae. En  Guia FAO para Idenfication de Especies para los fines de la Pesca. Pacifico Centro-Oriental. W. Fischer, F. Krupp, W. Schneider, C. Sommer, K. E. Carpenter and N. Niem (eds.). 3 Vols. FAO, Rome. pp. 197-202.

McEachran J. D. and Capapé C. (1986). Dasyatidae. In  Fishes of the north-eastern Atlantic and Mediterranenean. Eds. P. J. P. Whitehead, M.-L. Bauchot, J.-C. Hureau, J. Nielsen, E. Tortonese, UNESCO, Paris. Vol 1: 197-202.

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