Teeth of Sandbar Shark

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lower jaw of sandbar shark, Carcharhinus plumbeus, showing rows of daggerlike teeth which grasp and hold fast-swimming prey such as fish and squids prior to swallowing, differences in shark tooth size and shape reflect what and how they prey on, Hawaii

Caption

lower jaw of sandbar shark, Carcharhinus plumbeus, showing rows of daggerlike teeth which grasp and hold fast-swimming prey such as fish and squids prior to swallowing, differences in shark tooth size and shape reflect what and how they prey on, Hawaii


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Masa Ushioda / CoolWaterPhoto.com. All rights reserved worldwide. Not to be used without authorization.


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Image File Information

File Name: sandbar-shark-00005.jpg
File Format: 8bit RGB JPEG
Color Profile: Adobe RGB (1998)
Image Dimensions: 5400x3600 at 300dpi ( larger file size available upon request )


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