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Noun1.Ginglymostoma - nurse sharksGinglymostoma - nurse sharks        
fish genus - any of various genus of fish
family Orectolobidae, Orectolobidae - nurse sharks and carpet sharks
Ginglymostoma cirratum, nurse shark - small bottom-dwelling shark of warm shallow waters on both coasts of North America and South America and from southeast Asia to Australia
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In videos from 25 of 72 sites, we observed sharks, including the nurse (Ginglymostoma cirratum), tiger (Galeocerdo cuvier), spinner (Carcharhinus brevipinna), sandbar (C.
Across all of our sites, we recorded five species of elasmobranchs, including lemon sharks (Negaprion brevirostris), nurse sharks (Ginglymostoma cirratum), bonnethead sharks (Sphyrna tiburo), southern stingrays (Dasyatis americana), and spotted eagle rays (Aetobatus narinari).
We have previously isolated VNAR domains from an immunised Ginglymostoma cirratum (nurse shark) library, which block the ICOS/ICOSL interaction, and went on to demonstrate their efficacy in a mouse model of noninfectious uveitis [42].
3.7 Dasyatis longus 2.6 Sphyrna corona 2.6 Mustelus henlei 2.0 Carcharhinus limbatus 1.9 Nasolamia velox 0.9 Carcharhinus porosus 0.5 Carcharhinus leucas 0.5 Sphyrna tiburo 0.4 Ginglymostoma cirratum 0.4 Dasyatis spp.
In all surveys, a total of 212 sharks of three species, lemon (145), nurse (Ginglymostoma cirratum; 42), and blacktip (Carcharhinus limbatus; 25) sharks, were recorded in the study area.
Fused clasper groove similar to that of Halaelurus clevai (Seret 1987) and Ginglymostoma cirratum (Clark & von Schmidt 1965).
Comparative phagocytic and pinocytic of leucocytres from peripheral blood and lymphomyeloid tissues of the nurse shark Ginglymostoma cirratum and the clearnose Raja englanteria.
mokarran; nurse shark, Ginglymostoma cirratum) were not observed during this study (Villavicencio-Garayzar 1996a).
Dentre os animais citados pelos entrevistados, Leopardus tigrinus, Lutjanus analise Ginglymostoma cirratum constam na Lista das Especies da Fauna Brasileira Ameacadas de Extincao (IBAMA, 2003) reforcando a importancia da area do ponto de vista biologico e revelando que a interacao entre as populacoes locais com a fauna deve ser levada em consideracao no estabelecimento de estrategias de conservacao.