porbeagle

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porbeagle:

see makomako
, heavy-bodied, fast-swimming shark, genus Isurus, highly prized as a game fish. Also known as the sharp-nosed mackerel shark, it is a member of the mackerel shark family, which also includes the white shark and the porbeagle.
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porbeagle

any of several voracious sharks of the genus Lamna, esp L. nasus, of northern seas: family Isuridae
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Total tagging distribution for the porbeagle, Lamna nasus, from the NMFS Cooperative Shark Tagging Program during 1962-93.
1987) Isurus oxyrinchus embryo, and postpartum Isurus oxyrinchus, Carcharodon carcharias, and Lamna nasus.
Reproduction, embryonic development and growth of the porbeagle shark, Lamna nasus, in the Southwest Pacific Ocean.
Common name Other common names Scientific name Rig gummy shark, smoothhound, Mustelus spotted dogfish, spotted lenticulatus smoothhound, lemon fish, pioke School grey shark, tope, flake, Galeorhinus galeus shark makohuarau, tupere Spiny southern spiny dogfish, Squalus acanthias dogfish spurdog, spineback, spikey dog Northern grey spiny dogfish, shortspine Squalus mitsukurii spiny spurdog, green-eyed dogfish dogfish Hammerhead hammerhead Sphyrna zygaena shark Bronze whaler Carcharhinus whaler brachyurus Blue shark blue pointer, blue whaler Prionace glauca Porbeagle mackerel shark Lamna nasus Mako mackerel shark Isurus oxyrinchus Carpet shark swell shark, cat shark Cephaloscyllium isabellum
Lamna nasus, Isurus oxyrinchus, and Cephaloscyllium isabellum, which are caught in northern New Zealand, were also included as controls (Table 1).