Prionace glauca

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Noun1.Prionace glauca - slender cosmopolitan, pelagic sharkPrionace glauca - slender cosmopolitan, pelagic shark; blue body shades to white belly; dangerous especially during maritime disasters
requiem shark - any of numerous sharks from small relatively harmless bottom-dwellers to large dangerous oceanic and coastal species
genus Prionace, Prionace - blue sharks
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Additional species captured during the deep-set trials were bigeye thresher sharks, Alopias superciliosus (7); opah, Lampris guttatus (2); blue sharks, Prionace glauca (2); and common thresher shark, Alopias vulpinus (1) (Table 2, Fig.
Bycatch and discard mortality in commercially caught blue sharks Prionace glauca assessed using archival satellite pop-up tags.
This had been described for other species of carcharhinids, such Rhizoprionodon terranovae and Prionace glauca (Pratt & Tanaka 1994).
However, three other species were similarly represented within the overall catch composition, the: blue shark, Prionace glauca (11.
black tip, Carcharhinus limbatus', white tip, Carcharhinus albimarginatus; thresher, Alopias superciliosus; and blue sharks, Prionace glauca (Teplitzky, 2005).
The blue shark Prionace glauca (Linnaeus, 1758) is one of the most abundant pelagic sharks and is the most widely distributed in all oceans of the world (Compagno 1984); it is also the most heavily fished shark in the world.
Common name Species Swordfish Xiphias gladius Blue shark Prionace glauca Bigeye tuna Thunnus obesus Albacore Thunnus alalunga Yellowfin tuna Thunnus albacares Common dolphinfish Coryphaena hippurus Oceanic whitetip shark Carcharhinus longimanus Pelagic stingray Pteroplatytrygon uiolacea Indo-Pacific sailfish Istiophorus platypterus Hammerhead sharks Sphyrna spp.
For example, the blue shark, Prionace glauca, has been reported to have growth completion rates (i.
Centrophorus granulosus, Centrophorus squamosus, Prionace glauca, Mustelus spp.
Distribution and relative abundance of the blue shark, Prionace glauca, in the south western equatorial Atlantic Ocean.