toadlady1   cc-by

Rhizoprionodon terraenovae (Atlantic Sharpnose Shark) is a species of modern sharks in the family requiem sharks. They are carnivores. Individuals can grow to 110 cm. They rely on carcharhiniform to move around.

show all records
  • URI: https://eol.org/schema/terms/carcharhiniform
  • Definition: Body/caudal fin propulsion, retaining eel-like body movements and exploiting interactions between the sidewash from an anterior median fin with the next posterior fin, increasing its effective angle of attack
show all records

EOL has data for 43 attributes, including:

Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Atlantic Sharpnose Shark. View this species on GBIF