oxyrhynchus

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oxyrhynchus

(ˌɒksɪˈrɪŋkəs)
n
(Animals) a fish found in the Nile, sometimes depicted on Egyptian sculptures and coins
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Movement patterns, depth preferences, and stomach temperatures of free-swimming juvenile mako sharks, Isurus oxyrhinchus, in the Southern California Bight.
zygaena), the Gangetic shark (Glyphis gangeticus), which swims up the rivers of Pakistan and Bangladesh, and finally the mako shark (Isurus oxyrhinchus), which can leap from the water and has attacked many boats.
Wt (kg) R$ Tunas Yellowfin tuna 383 Albacore 208 Bigeye tuna 585 Subtotal 1,176 31,411 89,521 Billfishes Swordfish 1,922 56,299 159,889 Sailfish 178 White marlin 184 Blue marlin 62 Subtotal 2,346 65,603 173,839 Sharks Blue shark 438 Night Shark (Carcharhinus signatus) 209 Hammerhead sharks (Sphyrna spp.) 16 Silky shark 111 Shortfin mako (Isurus oxyrhinchus) 30 Bigeye thresher 0 Other sharks comb.
Occurrence of juvenile Atlantic sturgeon, Acipenser oxyrhinchus in the upper tidal Delaware River.