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gummy

1. Austral a small crustacean-eating shark, Mustelus antarcticus, with bony ridges resembling gums in its mouth
2. NZ an old ewe that has lost its incisor teeth
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But as Stevens points out, even if this were possible, making gummy sharks the target would put increasing pressure on the population stocks of this species, and would have to be carefully regulated.
While gummy shark levels are holding their own, overfishing of school sharks has become a serious problem,' Stevens says.