Carcharhinus limbatus

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Synonyms for Carcharhinus limbatus

widely distributed shallow-water shark with fins seemingly dipped in ink

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Age and growth estimates for blacktip, Carcharhinus limbatus, and spinner, C.
Importance of prey density in relation to the movement patterns of juvenile blacktip sharks (Carcharhinus limbatus) within a coastal nursery area.
Habitat use and movement patterns of juvenile and neonate blacktip sharks, Carcharhinus limbatus, in nursery areas on San Cristobal Island, Galapagos.
hippos (TL = 4.08), Carcharhinus limbatus (TL = 4.07), C.
3.7 Dasyatis longus 2.6 Sphyrna corona 2.6 Mustelus henlei 2.0 Carcharhinus limbatus 1.9 Nasolamia velox 0.9 Carcharhinus porosus 0.5 Carcharhinus leucas 0.5 Sphyrna tiburo 0.4 Ginglymostoma cirratum 0.4 Dasyatis spp.
A total of 117 sharks were analysed: 86 blacknose sharks, Carcharhinus acronotus (38 females and 48 males), 20 tiger sharks, Galeocerdo cuvier (5 females and 14 males), 6 bull sharks, Carcharhinus leucas (4 females and 2 males), 3 blacktip sharks, Carcharhinus limbatus (2 females and 1 male), and 2 great hammerhead sharks, Sphyrna mokarran (both males).
The same team of geneticists that verified the first "virgin birth" among sharks in a small hammerhead in May 2007 has confirmed a sex-free pregnancy in a Carcharhinus limbatus from the Virginia Aquarium.
The absence of an interdorsal ridge prevents confusion with the Spot-tail Shark (Carcharhinus sorrah) and the origin of the first dorsal fin behind the rear tip of the pectoral fin prevents confusion with the very similar Blacktip Shark (Carcharhinus limbatus), both species said to be present in UAE waters and the region (Carpenter et al.
Other species that have occasionally harmed humans are the blue shark (Prionace glauca), shortfin mako, great hammerhead shark (Sphyrna mokarran), oceanic whitetip shark (Carcharhinus longimanus), lemon shark (Negaprion brevirostris), dusky shark (Carcharhinus obscurus), gray reef shark (Carcharhinus amblyrhynchos), bronze whaler shark (Carcharhinus brachyurus), blacktip reef shark (Carcharhinus melanopterus), and blacktip shark (Carcharhinus limbatus).
Our gross anatomical explorations of several species of shark--spiny dogfish, Squalus acanthias; black tip, Carcharhinus limbatus; smooth dogfish, Mustelus canis; scalloped hammerhead, Sphyrna lewini, and Atlantic sharpnose, Rhizoprionodon terraenovae--did not reveal the presence of alkaline glands in these elasmobranchs.
Abstract--The blacktip shark (Carcharhinus limbatus) is the most commonly captured species in the Florida recreational shark fishery.
Age and growth estimates for blacktip, Carcharhinus limbatus, and sipnner, Carcharhinu sbrevipinna, sharks from the northwestern Gulf Mexico.
Al realizar una evaluacion taxonomica de una pequena coleccion de condrictios a cargo del primer autor, se encontro un especimen en estado embrionario de Carcharhinus limbatus (Muller & Henle, 1839) con una coloracion anormal.
825.0 Atlantic menhaden Brevoortia tyrannus 20.1 King mackerel Scomberomorus cavalla 721.6 Blacktip shark Carcharhinus limbatus 667.0 Hardhead catfish Arius felis 630.2 Barbfish Scorpaena brasiliensis 609.7 Smooth dogfish Mustelus canis 591.6 Striped anchovy Anchoa hepsetus 540.8 Cownose ray Rhinoptera bonasus 500.8 Summer flounder Paralichthys dentatus Pigfish Orthopristis chrysoptera 509.8 Scorpionfish Scorpaena spp.