Zebra shark


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Same as Tiger shark, under Tiger.
- J. Smith (Dict. Econ. Plants).

See also: Zebra

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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And she is convinced it was a Zebra shark, which has distinctive markings and is usually found in tropical coral reefs in the Indian and South Pacific oceans.
These include Mangra (Tawny Nurse Shark, Graceful Shark, and Grey Reef Shark), Bamboli (Spadenose Shark), Barcali (Snaggletooth Shark), Pari (Thresher Shark), Kali Tili (Silky Shark), Bili (Zebra Shark), Aam (Oceanic Whitetip Shark), Narmani (Tiger Shark), and Gole Mangra (Milk Shark), to name a few.
These movements have been observed during the mating season in other elasmobranchs, including the tawny nurse shark (Nebrius ferrugineus), zebra shark (Stegostoma fasciatum), bull shark (Carcharhinus leucas), sandbar shark (C.
Once the tanks have been filled, Sea Life Malaysia aquarists will be working to get the water quality and salt content ready for the arrival of marine life including Black Tip Reef Shark, Zebra shark, stingrays, seahorses, jelly fish and more.
Yet, a zebra shark, also known as a leopard shark, has proven that the species can, in fact, reproduce without the assistance of a male partner.
Also called the Zebra Shark from its boldly patterned juvenile phase, it emerged from the coral substrate and twirled effortlessly up and off without the flashy urgency of the White-tips.
Staff are celebrating the birth of a zebra shark, hatched on Tuesday after a six-month incubation period.
Followed by a film crew, he enquired about the number of fish species in the aquarium (30, including black tip sharks and the unique zebra shark, which can reproduce without a male of the species) before being invited to help feed them.
The Sea Life Centre on Brighton seafront boasts four species in its ocean display, including Dotty the zebra shark - you can see them in a glass-bottomed boat trip.
Summary: Zorro and Athena are going on a date in the hope they will mate and create the UK's first baby zebra shark
If being a 7-star hotel and having golf giant Rory McIlroy (Jumeirah Group's Global Brand Ambassador) tee off on its helipad isn't enough of a pull for you to stay at the Burj Al Arab in Dubai, would the latest set of eggs from a lone zebra shark in the hotel's aquarium do the trick?