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Journal of Marine Biology
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 598745, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/598745
Research Article

Occurrence of White Sharks (Carcharodon carcharias) in Hawaiian Waters

1Pelagic Fisheries Research Program, Department of Oceanography, University of Hawaii at Manoa, 1000 Pope Road, Honolulu, HI 96822, USA
2Hawaii Division of Aquatic Resources, 1151 Punchbowl Street, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA

Received 27 August 2012; Revised 6 March 2013; Accepted 7 March 2013

Academic Editor: E. A. Pakhomov

Copyright © 2013 Kevin Weng and Randy Honebrink. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Supplementary Material

The supplementary material contains detailed descriptions for white sharks listed in Table 1 of the paper. In cases where sharks were captured, information is provided on fishing gear and depth if available. In cases where sharks were sighted but not captured, information on species identification and size estimation is provided. The supplementary material also lists sightings that have been reported as white sharks in news media, but which contain insufficient information for species identification.

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