The Shortfin mako shark, (Isurus oxyrinchus), also known as Blue pointer, is a
large mackerel shark. It is commonly referred to as the mako shark together with ...
Find out what's known about Shortfin Mako Sharks, Isurus oxyrinchus,
Elasmobranchii, Lamniformes, Lamnidae, including their world range and
The shortfin mako's common name is derived from the Maori term mako, which
translated means "shark". Other common names referring to this shark include al
The shortfin mako (Isurus oxyrinchus) is believed to be the fastest-swimming of
all sharks, thought to be capable of attaining bursts of speed of up to 35 ...
In the eastern Atlantic, shortfin makos
are found from Norway to South Africa. The shark
, and tuna, have a high-performance muscle system formed by powerful red muscles that transfer energy to the fish's tail, allowing for quick, continuous travel ( Read More ).
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Sep 5, 2013 ... Overview — Shortfin mako sharks have been called "the peregrine falcons of the
shark world." Their torpedo-like bodies and biochemistry ...
The Shortfin Mako Shark is the race car of sharks. Come and learn more about
this incredibly quick shark including a super crazy video. This is a must see.
In summer, the Southern California Bight is home to a large population of Shortfin
Mako sharks (Klimley et al. 2002, Holts and Kohin 2003). Abundance surveys ...
Field Marks, Body slender, spindle-shaped; snout conical, moderately long and
acutely pointed; teeth smooth-edged, without basal cusplets, tips of anterior teeth
Shortfin Mako Shark - Isurus oxyrinchus. DESCRIPTION. Mako sharks represent
the very apex of Chondrichthyian predatory development. Few creatures are ...