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Noun1.Carcharodon - man-eating sharksCarcharodon - man-eating sharks      
fish genus - any of various genus of fish
family Lamnidae, Lamnidae - oceanic sharks
Carcharodon carcharias, great white shark, man-eating shark, white shark, man-eater - large aggressive shark widespread in warm seas; known to attack humans
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The white shark Carcharodon carcharias (Linnaeus, 1758) is one of the five living species of the family Lamnidae (Compagno, 2001).
Se clasifica bien como Carcharodon megalodon (bajo la familia Lamnidae), o bien como Carcharocles megalodon (bajo la familia Otodontidae) (Pimiento et al., 2010).
Lead biologist Ricardo Sagarminaga van Buiten uploaded a stunning image of the shark - using its scientific name carcharodon carcharias.
Lead biologist Ricardo Sagarminaga van Buiten, from conversation group Alnitak, uploaded a stunning image of the shark - using its scientific name Carcharodon carcharias.
In cases of importation of shark species enumerated in CITES, namely sawfish (Pristidae spp), whale shark (Rhincodon typus), great hammerhead (Sphyrna mokarran), scalloped hammerhead (Sphyrna lewini), smooth hammerhead (Sphyrna zygaena), oceanic whitetip shark (Carcharinus longimanus), porbeagle (lamna nasus), basking shark (Cetorhinus maximus), great white shark (Carcharodon carcharias), and manta rays (Manta spp), an export or re-export certificate from the administrative authority in the exporting country and an import valid certificate issued by the Ministry of Climate Change and Environment must be secured.
Skin biopsies as a sensitive non-lethal technique for the ecotoxicological studies of great white shark (Carcharodon carcharias) sampled in south africa.