Ichthyological Research

, Volume 46, Issue 2, pp 193–198

Confirmation of blacktip shark,Carcharhinus limbatus, in the Ryukyu Islands and notes on possible absence ofC. melanopterus in Japanese waters

  • Kazunari Yano
  • John F. Morrissey
Article

DOI: 10.1007/BF02675438

Cite this article as:
Yano, K. & Morrissey, J.F. Ichthyological Research (1999) 46: 193. doi:10.1007/BF02675438

Key words

Blacktip sharkCarcharhinus limbatusCarcharhinus melanopterusRyukyu Islands

Copyright information

© The Ichthyological Society of Japan 1999

Authors and Affiliations

  • Kazunari Yano
    • 1
  • John F. Morrissey
    • 2
  1. 1.Ishigaki Tropical StationSeikai National Fisheries Research InstituteOkinawaJapan
  2. 2.Department of BiologyHofstra UniversityHempsteadUSA