Negaprion brevirostris

Negaprion brevirostris
Lemon Shark – Negaprion brevirostris Photo Credit: G.W. Link
FamilyScientific NameAuthorYearCommon Name
CarcharhinidaeNegaprion brevirostris(Poey)1868Lemon Shark

Negaprion brevirostris

Unique Characters: Upper labial furrows short, not extending to eyes. Spiracles usually absent. Second dorsal fin nearly as large as first, second dorsal-fin height 0.8-1.0 times first dorsal-fin height.

Similar Species: None.

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