Carcharodon carcharias

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Synonyms for Carcharodon carcharias

large aggressive shark widespread in warm seas

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In "The Biology of the White Shark, Carcharodon carcharias." (Klimley and Ainley, Eds) San Diego CA, USA: Academic Press p55-66, 1996.
The areal distribution and autoecology of the white shark, Carcharodon carcharias, off the west coast of North America.
megalodon (derivados casi exclusivamente de los dientes y pocos centros vertebrales hallados), y de los estudios de fisiopatologia comparada (principalmente en el gran tiburon blanco Carcharodon carcharias) (Hubbell; Renz; Wroe et al, 2008).
Mako sharks, shortfin mako (Isurus oxyrinchus) and longfin mako (Isurus paucus), belong to the family Lamnidae, which also includes the great white shark (Carcharodon carcharias), porbeagle (Lamna nasus), and salmon shark (Lamna ditropis).
Boat-strike wound healing in Carcharodon carcharias. In Global perspectives on the biology and life history of the white shark (M.
They then released the creature, a relative of the fiersome Great White (Carcharodon carcharias) featured in the movie Jaws, back into the sea.
Age and growth determination of the white shark, Carcharodon carcharias, from the east coast of South Africa.
Most recently aerial surveys were used to identify a possible inshore white shark (Carcharodon carcharias) nursery in Algoa Bay, South Africa [30].
Finally, Wintner and Cliff (1999) stated that, although they could not determine band periodicity by using marginal increment analysis in the white shark (Carcharodon carcharias) off the coast of South Africa, annual deposition was indicated for one specimen that had been tagged with oxytetracycline and recaptured.
Strongly directional and differential swimming behavior of an adult female white shark, Carcharodon carcharias (Chondrichthyes: Lamnidae) from Guadalupe Island, Mexico
White sharks (Carcharodon carcharias) are known to have occurred historically in Hawaii based on Hawaiian knowledge and artefacts predating European contact [1], and their presence continues to be documented by contemporary observations (this study) and electronic tracking [2-5].
White sharks, Carcharodon carcharias, have been recorded throughout the North Pacific, from cold temperate coastal regions to tropical oceanic islands.