Teeth of Shortfin Mako Shark

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lower jaw of shortfin mako shark, Isurus oxyrinchus, showing rows of teeth - daggerlike teeth 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 shortfin mako shark, Isurus oxyrinchus, showing rows of teeth - daggerlike teeth 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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File Name: Mako-Shark-Shortfin-0013.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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