requiem shark

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Requiem sharks NI Alopias superciliosus Bigeye thresher Zorro Carcharhinus limbatus Blacktip shark Canalero Squalus cubensis Cuban dogfish Galludo, gallo Hexanchus nakamurai Bigeye sixgill shark Marrajo Mustelus canis Dusky smoothhound Boquidulce Sphyrna zygaena Smooth hammerhead Cabeza de martillo Nombre cientifico PD PC Total Carcharhinus perezii 39 39 Isurus oxyrinchus 27 27 Isurus paucus 23 23 Sphyrna mokarran 1 20 21 Carcharhinus falciformis 17 3 20 Carcharhinus leucas 1 19 20 Carcharhinus longimanus 18 18 Galeocerdo cuvier 11 11 Prionace glauca 9 9 Negaprion brevirostris 9 9 Carcharhinus signatus 8 8 Carcharhinus spp.
* Online: Google "NOAA Recreational Shark ID Placard," and "NOAA Guide to Requiem Sharks."
Requiem sharks, FAO identification guide for fishery purposes.
In the Atlantic Ocean, species such as the porbeagle (Lamna nasus), shortfin mako, piked dogfish, smooth hounds (Mustelus species), and requiem sharks (family Carcharhinidae) are heavily exploited and their stocks have dramatically declined.
I enter the Brooklyn Museum of Art to confront another tiger shark, this the most harrowing of all the requiem sharks I have encountered in a weeklong period.