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Megamouths and Hammerheads

Jo Windsor

Megamouths and Hammerheads

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Published by JJ Education in Auckland .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementJo Winsor.
SeriesSails Literacy Series
The Physical Object
Pagination25p. ;
Number of Pages25
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16362416M
ISBN 101869447492
OCLC/WorldCa156218820

  That large dorsal fin, which makes hammerheads so distinguishable, is very highly prized in the Hong Kong markets that cater to the Chinese shark fin trade. So, encounters with the great hammerhead shark are particularly rare these days—everywhere that is, except in South Bimini where, come winter, a sizeable number of these elusive sharks. Description: The dwarf lanternshark (Etmopterus perryi) is a species of dogfish shark in the family. With a maximum length of cm ( in) it is the smallest shark in the world. This species can be identified by its small size at maturity, long flattened head, and pattern of black ventral markings and a mid-dorsal line.


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