The Oceanic whitetip shark is ranked among the top dangerous sharks in the world.
The sailors were attacked by Oceanic whitetip sharks.
Except for the oceanic whitetip shark
and silky shark clusters, which showed familial affinities based on phylogeny and life history, the topology of the dendrogram for pelagic shark species appeared to correlate with body size and latitudinal gradient, but not with phylogeny (Shirai, 1996), life history (Cort6s, 2000), ecomorphotype (Compagno, 1990), neural anatomy (Lisney and Collin, 2006; Yopak and Montgomery, 2008; Yopak and Frank, 2009), relative eye size (Lisney and Collin, 2007), or the presence of regional endothermy (Bernal et al.
A huge oceanic whitetip shark
turns away from the diver taking its picture.
4% of the swordfish were alive after 8 hours of capture, and two shark species (blue shark [Prionace glauca] and oceanic whitetip shark
[Carcharhinus longimanus]) showed a greater resilience to capture: 29.
Age, growth, and stock structure of the oceanic whitetip shark
, Carcharhinus longimanus, from the soutwestern equatorial Atlantic.
Comparing the photographs of the oceanic whitetip shark
responsible for the second attack with the images of the captured oceanic whitetip shark
, it is clear that they don't show the same individual," the group said.
Age, growth and reproduction of the oceanic whitetip shark
, Carcharhinus longimanus from the Pacific Ocean.
Atlantic distribution of tag and recapture locations for the oceanic whitetip shark
, Carcharhinus longimanus, from the NMFS Cooperative Shark Tagging Program during 1962-93.
Three Russians and a Ukrainian were attacked by what environment ministry officials described as an oceanic whitetip shark
in separate attacks on Tuesday and Wednesday as they swam off the beach in Sharm El-Sheikh.
Although age estimates from vertebral banding patterns have been reported for several carcharhinids, including the oceanic whitetip shark
, Carcharhinus longimanus (Seki et al.
limbatus, (Limbaugh, 1963); 2) the oceanic whitetip shark
The attacks on snorkellers and swimmers over the past week at Sharm el-Sheikh, on the southern tip of the Sinai Peninsula, are believed to involve two oceanic whitetip sharks
, which normally do not get close to beaches.
The attacks on snorkelers and swimmers over the past week at Sharm El-Sheikh, located on the southern tip of the Sinai Peninsula, are believed to involve two oceanic whitetip sharks
, which ordinarily do not swim close to beaches.
The basking and oceanic whitetip sharks
, two Mako species and three Thrashers join the iconic Great White shark as globally vulnerable to extinction.