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08 June 2021 | dataset

The sharks and rays of the Solomon Islands

Sharks and rays are facing increasing anthropogenic pressure globally, including in the Pacific. However, data on their status and biodiversity are lacking for many Pacific Large Ocean Island States. This study aimed to construct a species checklist for the sharks and rays occurring in the Solomon Islands, review the human interactions with these species, and present a synthesis of their conservation status.

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The sharks and rays of the Solomon Islands

A synthesis of the biological diversity,…

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Publisher Solomon Islands Ministry of Environment, Climate Change, Disaster Management and Meteorology
Modified 15 February 2022
Release Date 08 June 2021
Source URL
Identifier ad883702-8c58-4a93-a43a-37d654467aa6
Spatial / Geographical Coverage Location Solomon Islands
Relevant Countries Solomon Islands
Language English
License Public
[Open Data]
Author S. HyltonA,B,D, W. T. WhiteC and A. ChinB / Pacific Conservation Biology
Contact Name S. Hylton
Contact Email