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Ginglymostoma cirratum
Ginglymostoma cirratum
Nurse Shark
Photographer: Dong Lin
Collection: CalAcademy

ID: 1348 3162 2867 0122 (2003-07-01)

Copyright © 2003 California Academy of Sciences

  • date of photo  unknown
  • this photo depicts an animal that was captive or collected
  • photo location   San Francisco, CA
  • animal's place of origin   not provided
  • notes   California Academy of Sciences, Steinhart Aquarium, Tropical Reef Sharks
  • CalAcademy slide #   400cx13b_0051
  • photo category: Animal - Fish

  • common names   Nurse Shark
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  • Reviewers' comments about this photo (review or add another comment)
    1. Reviewed by Joseph W. Dougherty    Nov 10, 2003

    Action: changed name from "Unknown" to "Ginglymostoma cirratum "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "Caribbean nurse shark.

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