Humpback Dolphins (sousa Spp.): Current Status And Conservation, Part 2 by Thomas A. Jefferson

Humpback Dolphins (sousa Spp.): Current Status And Conservation, Part 2

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Humpback Dolphins (Sousa spp.): Current Status and Conservation, Part 2is part ofAdvances in Marine Biology, a series that has been providing in-depth and up-to-date reviews on all aspects of marine biology since 1963 more than 50 years of outstanding coverage from a reference that is well known for its contents and editing.

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Thomas A. Jefferson, Ph.D. is a marine mammal biologist and director of Clymene Enterprises, inLakeside, California. He has been studying marine mammals around the world since 1983, and has traveledwidely in the Americas, Africa, Asia, and Australasia in pursuit of his work. His primary focus is on the populationbiology and taxonomy of...
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Title:Humpback Dolphins (sousa Spp.): Current Status And Conservation, Part 2Format:HardcoverDimensions:360 pages, 9.41 × 7.24 × 0.98 inPublished:January 6, 2016Publisher:Academic PressLanguage:English

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Table of Contents

    1. Re-Assessment of the Conservation Status of the Indo-Pacific Humpback Dolphin (Sousa chinensis) Using the IUCN Red List Criteria
    2. Thomas A. Jefferson and Brian D. Smith

    3. Humpback Dolphins in Hong Kong and the Pearl River Delta: Status, Threats, and Conservation Challenges
    4. Leszek Karczmarski, Shiang-Lin Huang, Carmen K. M. Or, Duan Gui, Stephen C. Y. Chan, Wenzhi Lin, Lindsay Porter, Wai-Ho Wong, Ruiqiang Zheng, Yuen-Wa Ho, Scott Y. S. Chui, Angelico Jose C. Tiongson, Yaqian Mo, Wei-Lun Chang, John H. W. Kwok, Ricky W. K. Tang, Andy T. L. Lee, Sze-Wing Yiu, Mark Keith, Glenn Gailey and Yuping Wu

    5. Biology and Conservation of the Taiwanese Humpback Dolphin,Sousa chinensistaiwanensis

      John Y. Wang, Kimberly N. Riehl, Michelle N. Klein, Shiva Javdan, Jordan M. Hoffman, Sarah Z. Dungan, Lauren E. Dares and Claryana Araújo-Wang

    6. The Behavioural Ecology of Indo-Pacific Humpback Dolphins in Hong Kong
    7. Bernd Würsig, E. Christien M. Parsons, Sarah Piwetz and Lindsay Porter

    8. Indo-Pacific Humpback Dolphins in Borneo: A review of Current Knowledge with Emphasis on Sarawak
    9. Gianna Minton, Anna Norliza Zulkifli Poh, Cindy Peter, Lindsay Porter and Danielle Kreb

    10. Conservation Status of the Australian Humpback Dolphin (Sousa sahulensis) using the IUCN Red List Criteria
    11. Guido J. Parra and Daniele Cagnazzi

    12. Australian Humpback Dolphins of the Wild West: A Review of Current Knowledge and Recommendations for Future Management
    13. Daniella M. Hanf, Tim Hunt and Guido J. Parra

    14. Observations on Australian humpback dolphins (Sousa sahulensis) in Waters of the Pacific Islands and New Guinea
    15. Isabel Beasley, Maria Jedensjö, Gede Mahendra Wijaya, Jim Anamiato, Benjamin Kahn, and Danielle Kreb

    16. Sexual Dimorphism and Geographic Variation in Dorsal Fin Features of Australian Humpback Dolphins,Sousa Sahulensis

      Alexander M. Brown, Lars Bejder, Guido J. Parra, Daniele Cagnazzi, Tim Hunt, Jennifer L. Smith and Simon J. Allen

    17. Conservation Status of the Indo-Pacific Humpback Dolphin (Sousa chinensis) in the Northern Beibu Gulf, China Bingyao Chen, Xinrong Xu, Thomas A. Jefferson, Paula A. Olson, Qiurong Qin, Hongke Zhang, Liwen He and Guang Yang