Carcharias


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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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Incidence of organochlorine pesticides in muscle and liver tissues of South African great white sharks Carcharodon carcharias.
He should get that here with Zabdi and Carcharias in the field and that would definitely help this hold-up performer.
Carcharodon carcharias, and the "charismatic" whale shark, Rhincodon typus.
7% del total; Cuadro 2), estas son principalmente de habitos pelagicos y con distribucion en mares tropicales como Alopias superciliosus e Isurus oxyrinchus, mientras que otras se distribuyen en aguas templadas y frias (marcada antitropicalidad), como sucede con Carcharodon carcharias y Galeorhinus galeus.
2005) para un miembro de la Familia Odontaspididae, Carcharias taurus.
Age and growth determination of the white shark, Carcharodon carcharias, from the east coast of South Africa.
2012a) or on behavioral observations of white sharks, Carcharodon carcharias (Linnaeus, 1758) and tiger sharks, Galeocerdo cuvier (Peron & LeSueur, 1822) feeding on cetacean carcasses (e.
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).
Familia Odontaspididae Muller & Henle 1839 Genero Carcharias Rafinesque, 1810 Sinonimos del genero actualmente utilizados: Odontaspis Agassiz, 1838; Eugomphodus Gill, 1862 y Synodontaspis White, 1931.