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Noun1.Negaprion - lemon sharksNegaprion - lemon sharks        
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
lemon shark, Negaprion brevirostris - common shallow-water schooling shark of the Atlantic from North Carolina to Brazil and off west Africa; dangerous
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Serum concentrations of reproductively-related circulating steroid hormones in the free-ranging lemon shark, Negaprion brevirostris.
Our mock-sharks mimicked juvenile lemon sharks, (Negaprion brevirostris) because they were the hardest to detect in the post-video process, due to their light color and slender shape.
Morrissey and Gruber (1993) attached small ultrasonic transmitters into the coelomic cavity of juvenile lemon sharks, Negaprion brevirostris, in the Bahamas to study their home range.
Chemical excretions of angled bonefish Albula vulpes and their potential use as predation cues by juvenile lemon sharks Negaprion brevirostris.
Global phylogeography and seascape genetics of the lemon sharks (genus Negaprion).
(2007) encontraron que la temperatura del agua predice la probabilidad de capturar algunas especies de tiburones (Ginglymostoma cirratum, Sphyrna mokarran, Negaprion brevirostris y Carcharhinus limbatus) en los cayos de la Florida.
[28] conducted experimental surveys of the Bimini lagoon lemon sharks (Negaprion brevirostris) from an ultralight aircraft; then Reyier et al.
By contrast, the copulation of Negaprion brevirostris was witnessed by Dugald Brown, who reported it to Clark (Clark 1969), as a smooth swimming together, giving the appearance of "one shark with two heads." The copulation of the large benthic Ginglymostoma cirratum was described by Carrier et al.
14 3.3 Nasolamia velox 0 0.0 Negaprion brevirostris 0 0.0 Prionace glauca 83 19.4 Rhizoprionodon longurio 103 24.1 Sphyrna lewini 21 4.9 Sphyrna zygaena 10 2.3 Squatina californica 25 5.9 Subtotal 308 72.1 Skate Raja velezi 0 0.0 Subtotal 0 0.0 Ray Dasyatis dipterura 8 1.9 Dasyatis longa 14 3.3 Gymnura spp.