Negaprion brevirostris


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Noun1.Negaprion brevirostris - common shallow-water schooling shark of the Atlantic from North Carolina to Brazil and off west AfricaNegaprion brevirostris - common shallow-water schooling shark of the Atlantic from North Carolina to Brazil and off west Africa; dangerous
requiem shark - any of numerous sharks from small relatively harmless bottom-dwellers to large dangerous oceanic and coastal species
genus Negaprion, Negaprion - lemon sharks
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Serum concentrations of reproductively-related circulating steroid hormones in the free-ranging lemon shark, Negaprion brevirostris. Environ.
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.
Chemical excretions of angled bonefish Albula vulpes and their potential use as predation cues by juvenile lemon sharks Negaprion brevirostris. J.
(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.
falciformis (4,0%) y Negaprion brevirostris (1,9%): La informacion presentada en la Tabla II compara la lista de especies reportada en el presente estudio (n= 13) con las obtenidas en otros estudios realizados previamente en el Archinielago Los Rooues.