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Reference list

Journal manuscript

Smith, A. H. (1997). Studies on South American puffer fishes. Mar. Biol. 36: 44–69.

Smith, A. H., Yamada, K., Togashi, Y. (2007). Oceanic biodiversity. Sci. Res. 2: 553–557.

Book chapter

Musyl, M. K., Smith, P. J., Abe, T. (2001). Ability of archival tags to provide estimates of geographical position based on light intensity. In: H. Smith, D. Bauer, J. Hope (Eds.) Electronic Tagging and Tracking in Marine Fisheries. Kluwer Academic Publisher, Netherlands, p. 343–367.


Smith, A. H. (1966). Marine Ecology. Academic Press, New York.

Web site

Smith, P. J. (2017). (accessed 20 May 2019).

Fish Base (2014). Conger verreauxi. (accessed 20 May 2019).



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