Odontaspis taurus


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Noun1.Odontaspis taurus - shallow-water shark with sharp jagged teeth found on both sides of AtlanticOdontaspis taurus - shallow-water shark with sharp jagged teeth found on both sides of Atlantic; sometimes dangerous to swimmers
shark - any of numerous elongate mostly marine carnivorous fishes with heterocercal caudal fins and tough skin covered with small toothlike scales
Carcharias, genus Carcharias, genus Odontaspis, Odontaspis - type and sole genus of Carchariidae: sand sharks
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of No, of sharks sharks recap- Species tagged tured Nurse shark, Ginglymostoma cirratum 923 101 Sand tiger, Odontaspis taurus 562 31 Bigeye thresher, Alopias superciliosus 329 7 Thresher shark, A.
brevipinna; longfin mako, Isurus paucus; silky, Carcharhinus falciformis; sand tiger, Odontaspis taurus; and white shark).
of Cape Gulf of Species Hatteras Hatteras Mexico Ginglymostoma cirratum X X Odontaspis taurus X X Alopias superciliosus X X X A.