sand shark

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Noun1.Sand shark - shallow-water shark with sharp jagged teeth found on both sides of Atlanticsand shark - shallow-water shark with sharp jagged teeth found on both sides of Atlantic; sometimes dangerous to swimmers
shark - any of numerous elongate mostly marine carnivorous fishes with heterocercal caudal fins and tough skin covered with small toothlike scales
Carcharias, genus Carcharias, genus Odontaspis, Odontaspis - type and sole genus of Carchariidae: sand sharks
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The trouble is, Storm and the sand tigers aren't alone down there.
8m litre display is home to Europe's largest shark collection, including three-metre-long sand tigers.
Blue Planet Aquarium at Cheshire Oaks, Ellesmere Port, is home to the largest shark collection in Europe and visitors can enjoy close encounters with everything from dogfish and bamboo sharks to bizarre-looking zebra sharks and giant, three-metre-long sand tigers.
The centre itself only displays creatures which can flourish in our environment and believes that whales, dolphins and certain species of shark, specifically Sand Tigers, should not be kept in captivity.
Swimmers can either snorkel or scuba dive within the safe confines of a shark cage and get up close to over 50 of these beasts, including sand tigers and nurse sharks.
Raggies - known as sand tigers in the United States and grey nurse sharks in Australia - spend the winter months of July to November breeding around the shoal.