Definition of Negaprion brevirostris
1. Noun. Common shallow-water schooling shark of the Atlantic from North Carolina to Brazil and off west Africa; dangerous.
Generic synonyms: Requiem Shark
Group relationships: Genus Negaprion, Negaprion
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Literary usage of Negaprion brevirostris
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1. Sharks of Florida, the Bahamas, the Caribbean and the Gulf of Mexico by Jeremy Stafford-Deitsch (2000)
"The Atlantic lemon shark negaprion brevirostris can detect one part of tuna extract in 25 million parts of water, while it is claimed that the Indo-Pacific ..."