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

Cadenat, J., 1957. Notes d'ichtyologie ouest-africaine. 17. Biologie, régime alimentaire. Bull.Inst.Fond.Afr. Noire (A.Sci.Nat.), 19(1):274-94

Springer, S., 1960. Natural history of the sandbar shark, Eulamia milberti. Fish.Bull.U.S.Fish Wildl.Serv., 61:1-38

Springer, S., 1963. Field observations on large sharks of the Florida-Caribbean region. In Sharks and survival, edited by P.W. Gilbert, J.A.F. Garrick and L.P. Schultz. Boston, C. Heath and Co., pp.93-113

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

D'Aubrey, J.D., 1964. Preliminary guide to the sharks found off the east coast of South Africa. Invest.Rep.Oceanogr. Res.Inst., Durban, (8):95 p.

D'Aubrey, J.D., 1971. The taxonomy of two shark species of the genus Carcharhinus. MS. Thesis, University of Natal, Durban, 171 p.

Boeseman, M., 1964. Notes on the fishes of western New Guinea. 3. The fresh-water shark of Jamoer Lake. Zool.Meded., 40(3):9-22

Clark, E. and K. von Schmidt, 1965. Sharks of the central gulf coast of Florida. Bull.Mar.Sci., 15(1):13-83

Thorson, T.B., D.E. Watson and C.M. Cowan, 1966. The status of the freshwater shark of Lake Nicaragua. Copeia, 1966(3):385-402

Thorson, T.B., 1976. The status of the Lake Nicaragua shark: an updated appraisal. In Investigation of the ichthyofauna of Nicaraguan lakes, edited by T.B. Thorson. Lincoln, Nebraska, University ofNebraska Press, pp. 561-74

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Tuma, R.E., 1976. An investigation of the feeding habits of the bull shark, Carcharhinus leucas, in the Lake Nicaragua Rio San Juan system. In Investigation of the ichthyofauna of Nicaraguan lakes, edited by T.B. Thorson. Lincoln, Nebraska, University of Nebraska Press, pp. 533-8

Jensen, N.H., 1976. Reproduction of the bull shark, Carcharhinus leucas, in the Lake Nicaragua-Rio San Juan system. In Investigation of the ichthyofauna of Nicaraguan lakes, edited by T.B. Thorson. Lincoln, Nebraska, University of Nebraska Press, pp. 539-59

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Johnson, R.H., 1978. Sharks of tropical and temperate seas. Papeete, Tahiti, Les Editions du Pacifique, 170 p.

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Cadenat, J. and J. Blache, 1981. Requins de Mediterranee et d'Atlantique. Faune Trop.ORSTOM, 21:330 p.

Van der Elst, R., 1981. A guide to the common sea fishes of Southern Africa. Capetown, C. Struik, 367 p.

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Thorson, T.B. and E.J. Lacy, Jr., Age, 1982. growth and longevity of Carcharhinus leucas estimated from tagging and vertebral rings. Copeia, 1982(1):110-6

Snelson, F.F., Jr., T.J. Mulligan and S.E. Williams, 1984. Food habits, occurrence and population structure of the bull shark, Carcharhinus leucas, in Florida coastal lagoons. Bull.Mar.Sci., 34(1):71-80

Bull shark (Carcharhinus leucas)