Megamouth Shark #7 Caught in Fukuoka, Japan
Ed. Note: A detailed study of this specimen can be found in the published book
"Biology of the Megamouth Shark"
edited by Kazunari Yano, John F. Morrissey, Yoshitaka Yabumoto and Kazuhiro Nakaya,
published by Tokai University Press
(2-28-4, Tomigaya, Shibuia-ku, Tokyo, 151, Japan). This important volume includes
twenty-one individual contributions
addressing various aspects of the biology of this little known species. The price
of the volume is US $45 or 5,000 Japanese Yen.
To order please contact Koji Takada (Marine World umino-nakaichi, Fukuoka, Japan)
directly by E-mail at:
November 29, 1994