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Noun1.Triaenodon - a genus of TriakidaeTriaenodon - a genus of Triakidae      
fish genus - any of various genus of fish
family Triakidae, Triakidae - small sharks with smooth skins and lacking spines on their dorsal fins
reef whitetip shark, Triaenodon obseus, whitetip shark - smooth dogfish of Pacific and Indian Oceans and Red Sea having white-tipped dorsal and caudal fins
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Clasper flaring: maintenance behavior, or a normally hidden feature of male whitetip reef sharks, Triaenodon obesus?
En el Pacifico solo el 1.9% de las especies se distribuyen tanto en el Pacifico occidental como el oriental (e.g., Echinorhinus cookei y Triaenodon obesus).
Le Feuvre show the long, paired inflated siphon sacs of Triaenodon obesus during benthic copulation, where only the head of the clasper is inserted into the female (pers.
Estas especies fueron: raya aguila (Aetobatus narinari), raya sarten marmoleada (Taeniura meyeri), tiburon de aleta blanca (Triaenodon obesus), tortuga verde (Chelonia mydas), cormoran no volador (Phalacrocorax harrisi) y lobo marino de Galapagos (Zalophus californianus).
The teeth are well adapted for clutching and holding prey and superficially resemble teeth of the reef whitetip shark, Triaenodon obesus (Ruppell).