The Oceanic whitetip shark
is ranked among the top dangerous sharks in the world.
A huge oceanic whitetip shark
turns away from the diver taking its picture.
Abstract--From 2001 to 2006, 71 pop-up satellite archival tags (PSATs) were deployed on five species of pelagic shark (blue shark [Prionace glauca]; shortfin mako [Isurus oxyrinchus]; silky shark [Carcharhinus falciformis]; oceanic whitetip shark
Age, growth and stock structure of the oceanic whitetip shark
, Carcharhinus longimanus, from the southwestern 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.
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.
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.
Atlantic distribution of tag and recapture locations for the oceanic whitetip shark
, Carcharhinus longimanus, from the NMFS Cooperative Shark Tagging Program during 1962-93.
Scientific name Common name Abbreviation Carcharhinidae Carcharinus acronotus Blacknose shark Cac Carcharinus amblyrhynchos Grey reef shark Cal Carcharinus falciformis Silky shark Cfa Carcharinus leucas Bull shark Cle Carcharinus limbatus Blacktip shark Cli Carcharinus longimanus Oceanic whitetip shark
Clo Carcharinus obscurus Dusky shark Cob Carcharinus plumbeus Sandbar shark Cpl Galeocerdo cuuier Tiger shark Gcu Prionace glauca Blue shark Pgl Rhizoprionodon taylori Australian sharpnose shark Rta Sphyrnidae Sphyrna lewini Scalloped hammerhead shark Sle Triakidae Galeorhinus galeus Soupfin shark Gga Lamnidae Isurus oxyrinchus Mako shark Iox Alophiidae Alopias superciliosus Bigeye thresher shark Asu Squatinidae Squalus acanthias Spiny dogfish Sac Squaluss mitsukurii Shortspine spurdog Smi
0% for the oceanic whitetip shark
(Carcharhinus longimanus) (Lessa et al.
Age, growth and reproduction of the oceanic whitetip shark
, Carcharhinus longimanus from the Pacific Ocean.
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
waters were relatively high because they had not been fished since shark liver oil was in high demand in the 1940's, with the exceptions of dusky sharks, Carcharhinus obscurus, and oceanic whitetip sharks
, Carcharhinus longimanus, which were taken incidentally in large numbers in Japanese tuna fisheries in the Gulf of Mexico in the 1960's.