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Noun1.Galeorhinus - a genus of CarcharhinidaeGaleorhinus - a genus of Carcharhinidae    
fish genus - any of various genus of fish
Carcharhinidae, family Carcharhinidae - largest family of living sharks; found worldwide especially in tropical waters; dorsal fin lacks spines: requiem sharks including tiger sharks and soupfin sharks
Galeorhinus zyopterus, soupfin, soup-fin, soupfin shark - Pacific shark valued for its fins (used by Chinese in soup) and liver (rich in vitamin A)
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Stock assessment and risk analysis for the school shark (Galeorhinus galeus) off southern Australia.
The present study provides basic information on trophic interactions of four pelagic elasmobranchs captured by small-scale driftnet fisheries in northern Peru: the pelagic sharks Alopias spp., Sphyrnazygaena and Galeorhinus galeus, and the batoid Mobula japanica.
Effects of species, sex, length and locality on the mercury content of school shark Galeorhinus australis (Macleay) and gummy shark Mustelus antarcticus Guenther from south-eastern Australian waters.
However, with the exception of the schooling Squalus suckleyi and Galeorhinus galeus, most of these species are usually solitary and thus it would be unlikely that we would have observed large numbers of any of these taxa unless these habitats were somehow attracting these fishes.
In The biology of the soupfin Galeorhinus zyopterus and biochemical studies of the liver.
Afinidades biogeograficas: Las afinidades biogeograficas muestran un numero elevado de especies de amplia distribucion (42 spp., 19.7% 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.
Director of Anglesey Sea Zoo, Frankie Hobro identified it as a tope (galeorhinus galeus).
En cuanto a las dos especies de tiburones identificados (Galeorhinus galeus y Notorynchus cepedianus), corresponderian a individuos juveniles a juzgar por el tamano de sus dientes.
Tagging of school shark, Galeorhinus australis (Macleay) (Carcharanidae) in south-eastern Australian waters.
El GF (b) con una SP de 66.67 % integrado por los tiburones Galeorhinus galeus y Heterodontus francisci con diferente nivel trofico: G.