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bonnet shark:

see hammerhead sharkhammerhead shark,
active, surface-living shark, genus Sphyrina. Its curious head has lateral projections resembling the crossbar of a T, and its eyes and ears are located in the outer tips of the projections.
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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.
Unidentified puffer 97 Sphyraena barracuda Great barracuda 98 Sphyrna tiburo Bonnethead 99 Strombus gigas Queen conch 100 Thunnus spp.
The Bonnethead 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.