Re: Whale shark

From: Erich Hoyt (e.hoyt@virginnet.co.uk)
Date: Mon Jan 10 2000 - 17:00:57 EST


Dear Kim and Neil,

I'm not a whale shark authority so I don't know much about vestigial gills.
However, I know that whale sharks have long gill slits that extend above the
pectoral fins. Perhaps this is what you mean and are looking for.

Best,

Erich Hoyt

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>From: "Rowe, Kim" <Kim.Rowe@thecallcentreservice.com>
>To: "'e.hoyt@virginnet.co.uk'" <e.hoyt@virginnet.co.uk>
>Subject: Whale shark
>Date: Sat, Jan 8, 2000, 4:35 PM
>

>
>
> Dear Erich Hoyt,
>
> Please can you help us with this question:
>
> Where is the vestigal gill on a Whale shark?
>
>
> Kindest Regards,
> Kim and Neil



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