genus Isurus


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Noun1.genus Isurus - mako sharksgenus Isurus - mako sharks        
fish genus - any of various genus of fish
family Isuridae, Isuridae - in some classifications another name for the family Lamnidae
mako, mako shark - powerful mackerel shark of the Atlantic and Pacific
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However, the morphometric arguments used by Sanzo (1912) for identification to species were not characteristic, leading him to incorrectly eliminate the genus Isurus.
Revision of sharks of genus Isurus with description of a new species (Galeoidea, Lamnidae).
Comparative study of the genus Isurus (Rafinesque, 1810) and description of a form (`marrajo criollo') apparently endemic to the Azores.