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Noun1.Carcharias - type and sole genus of Carchariidae: sand sharksCarcharias - type and sole genus of Carchariidae: sand sharks
fish genus - any of various genus of fish
Carchariidae, family Carchariidae, family Odontaspididae, Odontaspididae - sand sharks; in some classifications coextensive with family Carcharhinidae
Carcharias taurus, Odontaspis taurus, sand shark, sand tiger - shallow-water shark with sharp jagged teeth found on both sides of Atlantic; sometimes dangerous to swimmers
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Carcharodon f***in carcharias,' I repeat under my breath.
Chris Blowes was surfing at Fishery Bay, which lies to the west of Adelaide, when he was attacked by the great white -- known in the scientific community as a Carcharodon carcharias -- one of the largest sharks known to humankind.
At the time, the Cojimar shark was considered the largest reliably measured example of Carcharodon carcharias in the world (Bigelow and Schroeder 137-38).
First Bermuda records are documented for 24 species but five others, Carcharodon carcharias, Hyporhamphus unifasciatus, Rypticus subbifrenatus Clepticus parrae and Eleotris pisonis, based on misidentifications, are removed.
Age and growth determination of the white shark, Carcharodon carcharias, from the east coast of South Africa.
California will now allocate funds to a wide study of great white shark - also known as Carcharodon carcharias 6 populations, expected to be released next year.
The Razer Carcharias has been said to be the most comfortable gaming headset in the world.
Predation on harbor porpoise, Phocoena phocoena, by a white shark, Carcharodon carcharias.
vulpinus Thresher Lamnidae Carcharodon carcharias White Isurus oxyrinchus Shortfin mako I.
Preliminary studies on the age and growth of the white shark, Carcharodon carcharias, using vertebral bands.
Total number of white shark, Carcharodon carcharias, tagged and recaptured by year in the NMFS Cooperative Shark Tagging Program, from 1962 to 1993.