genus Carcharodon

noun
man-eating sharks
Syn: ↑Carcharodon
Hypernyms: ↑fish genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Lamnidae, ↑family Lamnidae

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  • Carcharodon — prop. n. A genus of sharks including man eating sharks, such as the great white shark, {Carcharodon carcharias}. Syn: genus {Carcharodon}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Carcharodon carcharias — Carcharodon Carcharodon prop. n. A genus of sharks including man eating sharks, such as the great white shark, {Carcharodon carcharias}. Syn: genus {Carcharodon}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Carcharodon — noun man eating sharks • Syn: ↑genus Carcharodon • Hypernyms: ↑fish genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Lamnidae, ↑family Lamnidae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Carcharodon carcharias — noun large aggressive shark widespread in warm seas; known to attack humans • Syn: ↑great white shark, ↑white shark, ↑man eater, ↑man eating shark • Hypernyms: ↑mackerel shark • Member Holonyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • fish genus — noun any of various genus of fish • Hypernyms: ↑genus • Hyponyms: ↑Cyprinus, ↑genus Cyprinus, ↑Abramis, ↑genus Abramis, ↑Tinca, ↑genus Tinca, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Megalodon — For other uses, see Megalodon (disambiguation). Megalodon Temporal range: Late Oligocene Early Pleistocene 28–1.5 Ma …   Wikipedia

  • Great white shark — Taxobox name = Great white shark fossil range = Pliocene to recent status = VU trend = unknown status system = iucn2.3 image width = 250px regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Chondrichthyes subclassis = Elasmobranchii ordo = Lamniformes …   Wikipedia

  • List of sharks — Shark classification Contents 1 Shark classification 2 Taxonomic listing 3 See also …   Wikipedia

  • Lamnidae — Taxobox name = Lamnidae image caption = Great white shark Carcharodon carcharias regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Chondrichthyes subclassis = Elasmobranchii ordo = Lamniformes familia = Lamnidae familia authority = Müller and Henle,… …   Wikipedia

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