Age determination and growth of the bonnethead
shark Sphyrna tiburo: A comparison of two populations.
The researchers also found that the bonnethead
and scalloped hammerheads have an excellent stereo rear-view: they have a full 360 deg.
Seasonal differences in routine oxygen consumption rates of the bonnethead
Unidentified puffer 97 Sphyraena barracuda Great barracuda 98 Sphyrna tiburo Bonnethead
99 Strombus gigas Queen conch 100 Thunnus spp.
sharks are the latest arrivals at the National Sealife Centre in Bray, Co Wicklow.
Keepers at the Henry Doorly Zoo in Omaha, Nebraska, were left scratching their heads in 2001 when one of three female bonnethead
sharks gave birth despite having had no male contact in three years.
Geneticists have confirmed a case of birth without mating in a bonnethead
shark, one of the smaller hammerhead species.
Some modern chondrichthyans with molariform or pavement-like dentitions, such as horn sharks (Heterdontiformes), bonnethead
sharks (Sphyrna tiburo), some rays (Mylobatidae), and chimeras (Holocephali), are durophageous (Dean, 1906; Smith, 1942; Cappetta, 1987; Wilga and Motta, 2000).
Gill lesions associated with infection by Erpocotyle tiburonis (Monogenea: Hexabothriidae) on wild and aquarium-held bonnethead
sharks (Sphyrna tiburo [Carcharhiniformes: Sphyrinidae]) were compared using light and scanning electron microscopy.
The glass tunnel provided glimpses of 3-foot bonnethead
sharks, whose flattened heads look like spades.
Expect to catch trout, ladyfish, Spanish mackerel, small jacks for sure, and you might see a cobia, bonnethead
shark, or a pompano.
Stocked with 4 Bonnethead
(Hammerhead) sharks and 5 Stingrays from Florida Keys, and 250 other tropical fish from the Caribbean.