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Dove ADM, Arnold J, Clauss TM. Blood cells and serum chemistry in the world’s largest fish: the whale shark (Rhincodon typus).  Aquatic Biology. 9: 177-183, 2010. 40.     

Katsu Y, Kohno S, Narita H, Urushitani H, Yamane K, Hara A, Clauss TM, Walsh MT, Miyagawa S, Guillette Jr LJ, Iguchi T. Cloning and functional characterization of Chondricthyes, cloudy catshark (Scyliorhinus torazame)and whale shark (Rhincodon typus) estrogen receptors.  General and Comparative Endocrinology. 168: 496-504, 2010.

Motta PJ, Maslanka M, Hueter R, Davis RL, de la Parra R, Mulvaney SL, Habegger ML, Strother JA, Mara KR, Gardiner JM, Tyminski JP, Zeigler LD. Feeding anatomy, filter-feeding rate, and diet of whale sharks (Rhincodon typus) during surface ram filter feeding off the Yucatan Peninsula, Mexico.  Zoology.  113: 199-212, 2010.

de la Parra Venegas R, Hueter R, Gonzalez Cano J, Tyminski J, Gregorio Remolina J, Maslanka M, Ormos A, Weigt L, Carlson B, Dove ADM. An unprecedented aggregation of whale sharks (Rhincodon typus) in Mexican coastal waters of the Caribbean Sea.  PLoS ONE. 6(4): 1-8, 2011.

Dove AM, Coco C, Binder T, Schreiber C, Davis R, Carlson B, Clauss TM. Acquisition, husbandry and veterinary care of whale sharks in a public aquarium setting (Book Chapter).  Health and Diseases of Aquatic Organisms: Bilateral Perspectives (R. Cipriano and I. Schelkunov eds).  Proceedings of the 3rd US/Russian Bilateral Exchange on Aquatic Animal Health. MSU Press: East Lansing Michigan.  pp. 251-258, 2011.

Dove ADM, Leisen J, Zhou M, Byrne JJ, Lim-Hing K, Webb HD, Gelbaum L, Viant, MR, Kubanek J, Fernandez F. Biomarkers of whale shark health: A metabolomic approach. PLoS ONE.  7(11): 1-10, 2012.

Dove ADM. Metabolomics has great potential for clinical and nutritional care and research with exotic animals. Zoo Biology. DOI: 10.1001/ZOO.21024, 2012.

Dove, ADM. Foraging and ingestive behaviors of whale sharks (Rhincodon typus) in response to chemical olfactory cues. Biological Bulletin. (submitted) 2014.

Alam MT, Petit Iii RA, Read TD,  Dove ADM. The complete mitochondrial genome sequence of the world’s largest fish, the whale shark (Rhincodon typus), and its comparison with those of related shark species. Gene. DOI: 10.1016/j.gene.2014.01.064. 2014.

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