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A BAD FAMILY
Thomas Lineaweaver
February 22, 1960
The tiger is the worst of a dozen bad sharks in the large carcharhinid family, and because of its abundance in tropic and near-tropic waters, it actually causes more grief than the great white shark. The lemon shark, distinguished from others of the family by its large second dorsal, is an infrequent killer, but one found often in popular shallows of the western Atlantic and Caribbean. The white-tip, a carcharhinid rarely seen inside the 100-fathom line, is a particular threat to castaways on the Atlantic and Mediterranean.
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February 22, 1960

A Bad Family

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The tiger is the worst of a dozen bad sharks in the large carcharhinid family, and because of its abundance in tropic and near-tropic waters, it actually causes more grief than the great white shark. The lemon shark, distinguished from others of the family by its large second dorsal, is an infrequent killer, but one found often in popular shallows of the western Atlantic and Caribbean. The white-tip, a carcharhinid rarely seen inside the 100-fathom line, is a particular threat to castaways on the Atlantic and Mediterranean.

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