genus Sphyrna

noun
type genus of the Sphyrnidae
Syn: ↑Sphyrna
Hypernyms: ↑fish genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Sphyrnidae, ↑family Sphyrnidae
Member Meronyms: ↑hammerhead, ↑hammerhead shark

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