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Whitley, G.P., 1940. The fishes of Australia. Part 1. The sharks, rays, devilfish, and other primitive fishes of Australia and New Zealand. Australian zoology handbooks. Mozman, Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales, 280 p.

Bigelow, H.B. and W.C. Schroeder, 1948. Sharks. Mem.Sears Found.Mar.Res., (1):53-576

Smith, J.L.B., 1957c. Sharks of the genus Isurus Rafinesque, 1810. Ichthyol.Bull.Rhodes Univ., Grahamstown, (6):91-6

Strasberg, D.W., 1958. Distribution, abundance, and habits of pelagic sharks in the central Pacific Ocean. Fish.Bull.U.S.Fish.Wildl.Serv., 58:335-61

Farquhar, G.B., 1963. Sharks of the family Lamnidae. Tech.Rep.U.S.Navy Oceanogr.Off., (TR-157):22 p.

Stead, D G., 1963. Sharks and rays of Australian seas. Sydney, Angus and Robertson, 211 p.

Garrick, J.A.F. and L.P. Schultz, 1963. A guide to the kinds of potentially dangerous sharks. In Sharks and survival, edited by P.W. Gilbert, J.A.F. Garrick and L.P. Schultz. Boston, D.C. Heath and Company, pp.3-60

Randall, J.E., 1963. Dangerous sharks of the western Atlantic. In Sharks and survival, edited by P.W. Gilbert, J.A.F. Garrick and L.P. Schultz. Boston, D.C. Heath and Co., pp. 339-61

Applegate, S.P., 1966. A possible record-size bonito shark, Isurus oxyrinchus from southern Californian waters. Calif.Fish Game, 52:204-7

Guitart Manday, D., 1975. Las pesquerias pelagico-oceanicas de corto radio de acción en la región noroccidental de Cuba. Ser.Oceanol.Acad.Cienc.Cuba, (31):26 p.

Garrick, J.A.F., 1967. Revision of sharks of genus Isurus with description of a new species (Galeoidea, Lamnidae).Proc.U.S.Natl.Mus., 118(3337):663-90

Lineaweaver, T.H. III and R.H. Backus, 1969. The natural history of sharks. Philadelphia, J.B. Lippencott Company, 256 p.

Mundus, 1971. F. and B. Wisner, Sportfishing for sharks. New York, Macmillan, 380 p.

Gubanov, Y.P., 1974. The capture of a giant specimens of the mako shark (Isurus glaucus) in the Indian Ocean. J.Ichthyol., 14(4):589-91

Gubanov, Y.P., 1978. The reproduction of some species of pelagic sharks from the equatorial zone of the Indian Ocean. J.Ichthyol, 18:781-92

Bass, A.J., J.D. D'Aubrey and N. Kistnasamy, 1975b. Sharks of the east coast of southern Africa. 4. The families Odontaspididae, Scapanorhyn chidae, Isuridae, Cetorhinidae, Alopiidae, Orectolobidae and Rhiniodontidae. Invest.Rep.Oceanoar. Res.Inst., Durban, (39):102 p.

Ellis, R., 1976. The book of sharks. New York, Grosset and Dunlop, 320 p.

Gilmore, R.G., 1983. Observations on the embryos of the longfin mako, Isurus paucus, and the bigeye thresher, Alopias superciliosus. Copeia, 1983(2):375-82

Stevens, J.D., 1983. Observations on reproduction in the shortfin mako Isurus oxyrinchus. Copeia, 1983(1):126-30

Shortfin mako (Isurus oxyrinchus)