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Synonyms for Carcharhinus

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The sandbar shark (Carcharhinus plumbeus) is a common coastal carcharhinid that is widely distributed in the world's oceans (Ebert et al., 2013).
lewini are very active, nevertheless their displacements are smaller than other juvenile coastal sharks like Carcharhinus plumbeus, (up to 60 km in 24 h, Rechisky & Wetherbee, 2003), or Negaprion brevirostris (more than 40 km per day; Reyier et al., 2014).
International Shark Fin Markets and Shark Management: An Integrated Market Preference-Cohort Analysis of the Black Tip Shark (Carcharhinus limbatus).
Habitat use and movement patterns of juvenile and neonate blacktip sharks, Carcharhinus limbatus, in nursery areas on San Cristobal Island, Galapagos.
any incidental catch of silky sharks (Carcharhinus falciformis) and
east coast, a more extensive fishery developed primarily for the sandbar shark , Carcharhinus plumbeus, although the fishery was not as intensive as the west coast fisheries.
In other parts of North America, several sharks have been reported inhabiting Eelgrass habitat, including Sandbar Sharks (Carcharhinus milberti) in Chesapeake Bay, Maryland and Virginia (Orth and Heck 1980), Leopard Sharks (Triakis semifasciata) in Humboldt Bay, California (Ebert and Ebert 2005), and Gray Smooth-hound Sharks (Mustelus californicus) in Bolsa Chica, Orange County, California (Espinoza and others 2011).
A total 9 species of sharks recorded from this study which was Dog shark (Scoliodon laticaudus), Hammerhead shark (Sphyrna lewini), Milk shark (Rhizoprionodon acutus), Tiger shark (Galeocerdo cuvier), Silky shark (Carcharhinus falciformis), Ridge back cat shark (Chiloscyllium indicum), Black tip reef shark (Carcharhinus melanopterus), Bull shark (Carcharhinus leucas) and Spot tail shark (Carcharhinus sorrah).
He faced many obstacles from an eighty pound weight loss to a oceanic white tip shark (Carcharhinus longimanus) that punctured a hole in his boat.
Saying "I do" within feet of huge, hungry bull sharks (Carcharhinus leucas) might not be everyone's idea of a dream wedding, but for those adventurous couples looking to tie the knot on an exotic island destination, the Bimini Big Game Club Resort & Marina on July 29 announced a Facebook competition.
This phenomenon has been documented for several species, including Bluegill Sunfish (Lepomis macrochirus) and Sandbar Shark (Carcharhinus plumbeus), which were reported to undergo not only ontogenetic and energetic changes in diet but also habitat expansion as fish grew (Mittelbach, 1981; McElroy et al., 2006).
We showed the bite photos to a worldacknowledged bite and dentition expert in the US whose view was that the bite was not caused by a great white but by a Carcharhinus or Requiem shark.