bronze whaler

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bronze whaler

n
(Animals) a shark, Carcharhinus brachyurus, of southern Australian waters, having a bronze-coloured back
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Occurrence and feeding of three shark species, Carcharhinus brachyurus, C.
-- Sunfish Mola ramsayi -- Sharks and rays Bigeye thresher shark Alopias superciliosus 149 Blacktip shark Carcharhinus limbatus -- Blue shark Prionace glauca 31,503 Bronze whaler Carcharhinus brachyurus -- Crocodile shark Pseudocarcharias kamoharai -- Dog fishes Family Squalidae -- Dusky shark Carcharhinus obscurus -- Grey reef shark Carcharhinus amblyrhynchos -- Hammerhead shark Sphyrna spp.
Preliminary estimates of age of the bronze whaler Carcharhinus brachyurus (Chondrichthyes: Carcharhinidae) from southern Africa, with a review of some life history parameters.
The fillets and fins were identified as school shark (Galeorhinus galeus), rig (Mustelus lenticulatus), hammerhead shark (Sphyrna zygaena), and bronze whaler (Carcharhinus brachyurus).
Two species of requiem sharks (family Carcharhinidae), Carcharhinus brachyurus and Prionace glauca, are also common in coastal waters but are prohibited as target species in northern New Zealand.