Carcharias taurus

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Synonyms for Carcharias taurus

shallow-water shark with sharp jagged teeth found on both sides of Atlantic

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Oviphagous embryos of the sand shark, Carcharias taurus.
Nerves of the Mandibular Musculature of the Sand Tiger Shark Carcharias taurus (Rafinesque, 1810) (Chondrichthyes: Odontaspididae)
SUMMARY: During this study, fifteen shark heads of sand tiger shark Carcharias taurus (Rafinesque, 1810) were analyzed.
Tooth terminology and variation in sharks with special reference to the sand shark, Carcharias taurus Rafinesque.
Compagno (1984) also notes that the presence or absence of spots is variable in the closely related sandtiger shark, Carcharias taurus.