Publisher description for Sharks, rays, and chimaeras of California / David A. Ebert ; illustrations by Mathew D. Squillante.


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Counter This guide is the only complete reference to the sharks, rays, and chimaeras found in California's waters-- from the intertidal zone to 500 miles offshore.

o Species accounts give information on habitat and range, natural history, interactions with humans, nomenclature, and further references

o 68 beautiful color illustrations show each shark, ray, and chimaera accompanying line drawings highlight differences in teeth, underside of the head, and egg cases

o Includes information on the California marine environment, ecology and conservation, and shark biology

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Chondrichthyes California