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  • proper n. A taxonomic genus within the family Carcharhinidae.

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  • The Borneo shark, Carcharhinus borneensis, is listed on the IUCN Red List of threatened species, and is known from only 5 specimens since 1858.

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  • The 212 estuarine species include the large Zambezi shark Carcharhinus leucas.

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  • Bull sharks (Carcharhinus leucas) can also penetrate far up freshwater rivers.

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  • The silvertip shark, Carcharhinus albimarginatus, is a large species of requiem shark found in the tropical Indian and Pacific Oceans.

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  • Majestic and graceful, the enigmatic Silvertip Shark (Carcharhinus albimarginatus) are trained to accept food from tongs prior to shipping to public aquaria.

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  • Shark (Carcharhinus albimarginatus) are trained to accept food from tongs prior to shipping to public aquaria.

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  • Shark (Carcharhinus albimarginatus) have been trained to accept food from tongs and are now successfully kept with otherwise potentially vulnerable Eagle Rays.

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  • Majestic and graceful, the enigmatic Silvertip Shark (Carcharhinus albimarginatus) have been trained to accept food from tongs and are now successfully kept with otherwise potentially vulnerable Eagle Rays.

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  • Black tip shark (Carcharhinus limbatus) is heavily targeted in coastal waters for both fins and meat, with high juvenile mortality.

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  • Oceanic White tip shark (Carcharhinus longimanus).

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