The conservation status of pelagic sharks and rays

  • 23rd February 2007
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  • pelagic, rays, sharks,
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Pelagic sharks and rays are a relatively small group, representing only about 6% of the world’s total chondrichthyan fish species and having low diversity compared to the shelf- and slope-dwelling chondrichthyans. They are active, free-swimming species that live in the water column and are not closely associated with the sea bottom. No chimaeras are known
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