The salmon shark (Lamna ditropis) is a species of mackerel shark found in the
northern Pacific ocean. As an apex predator, the salmon shark feeds on salmon,
The biology of the salmon shark (Lamna ditropis) The salmon shark is a
commonly found species which can live both in coastal and oceanic regions,
Dec 5, 2014 ... Diving with Shark in Alaska? Yes, there are sharks in Alaska and they look
closely related to their cousin, the Great White. You'll find them ...
Lamna ditropis. These sharks are often mistake for white sharks because they
look very similar, but the salmon shark is dark blue-gray to black over most of its ...
A formidable hunter, the salmon shark (Lamna ditropis) is sometimes mistaken
for the white shark (Carcharodon carcharias), but can be distinguished by its ...
Field Marks, Body stocky, spindle-shaped; snout conical and short (distance from
tip of snout to eye is about 40% distance from eye to first gill slit); teeth ...
This family includes the great white and mako sharks. Lamnidae sharks are warm
-blooded (partially endothermic) and salmon sharks are the warmest of the ...
Salmon sharks (Lamna ditropis) are large, powerful, warm-bodied (endothermic),
and streamlined predators adapted for high-speed swimming. Reports from the ...
Within this group, salmon sharks have the most impressive thremoregulatory
capabilities. They can maintain their body temperature above 20 C in waters as ...
Salmon Shark Diving in Prince William Sound, Alaska with Photo Pro Andy