thresher shark

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Synonyms for thresher shark

large pelagic shark of warm seas with a whiplike tail used to round up small fish on which to feed

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The phylogenetic relationships of the alopiid and lamnid sharks (Compagno, 1990; Naylor et al., 1997) suggest that endothermic traits evolved independently in the two families.