Observations in the Family: Carcharhinidae

Showing all observations that have a likely ID using the The South African National Biodiversity Institute's southern African Species Dictionary

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Sharks galore

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By: Robert Taylor
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: Old Jetty, Catalina bay
Observed: 22nd November 2015
Added: 27th November 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:6
Description:

60 to 70 individuals. About 2m long. These sharks have been feeding in shallow water, close to the shore for several weeks now. St Lucia is thought to be a major nursery for this species.

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shark andrew

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By: NevilleA
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
Location: Sodwana bay
Observed: 11th October 2008
Added: 20th November 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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shark 3

shark 3
By: NevilleA
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
Location: Sodwana bay
Observed: 11th January 2008
Added: 19th November 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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shark

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By: NevilleA
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
Location: Sodwana bay
Observed: 3rd January 2008
Added: 19th November 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Tiger-up-close

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By: NevilleA
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
Location: Sodwana bay
Observed: 14th June 2006
Added: 17th November 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:1
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shark

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By: WP Bronzies
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeysShark Base
Location: Hamburg to Birha mouth
Observed: 2nd May 2015
Added: 17th September 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
Description:

caught and released during RASSPL Nationals 2015

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Shark hitting a bait ball

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By: Wynand Uys
Kruger2Canyons
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Location: South of Ponta Dobela
Observed: 1st July 2015
Added: 23rd August 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Seakeys iSimangaliso Project 2015

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By: Avril-Castelle ...
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: Sodwana
Observed: 28th April 2015
Added: 4th August 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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shark

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By: seemonster
Crustacean AtlasSea Fish AtlasSea Slug AtlasSeaKeys
Location: China wall
Observed: 16th July 2015
Added: 24th July 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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shark

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By: seemonster
Crustacean AtlasSea Fish AtlasSea Slug AtlasSeaKeys
Location: China wall
Observed: 16th July 2015
Added: 24th July 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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shark

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By: seemonster
Crustacean AtlasSea Fish AtlasSea Slug AtlasSeaKeys
Location: Produce wreck
Observed: 15th July 2015
Added: 24th July 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:7
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shark

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By: seemonster
Crustacean AtlasSea Fish AtlasSea Slug AtlasSeaKeys
Location: Produce wreck
Observed: 15th July 2015
Added: 24th July 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Grey reef shark

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By: lisa hengelein
Sea Coral AtlasSea Fish AtlasSea Slug AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: Sodwana Bay, Simon's Cave
Observed: 11th June 2015
Added: 14th June 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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WhiteTip Reef shark

White Tip Reef Shark (Triaendon Obesus) 7.05.15
By: Sam Hansen
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: Sodwana Bay, 2 Mile NE, White Tip
Observed: 7th May 2015
Added: 17th May 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:1
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shark

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By: seastung
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeysSouthern Underwater Research Group
Fish expert
Location: Protea Banks
Observed: 20th April 2013
Added: 15th May 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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By: seastung
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeysSouthern Underwater Research Group
Fish expert
Location: 2 mile reef
Observed: 7th April 2015
Added: 7th May 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
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Grey reef shark

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By: Nicholas Carolin
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: Sodwana Bay
Observed: 13th February 2015
Added: 18th February 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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By: BorderBlacktips
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeysShark Base
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Location: Haga Haga
Observed: 13th September 2014
Added: 23rd January 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:2
Comments:0
Description:

caught and released

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By: BorderBlacktips
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeysShark Base
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Location: Haga Haga
Observed: 13th September 2014
Added: 23rd January 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:2
Comments:0
Description:

caught and released

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By: BorderBlacktips
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeysShark Base
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Location: Haga Haga
Observed: 13th September 2014
Added: 23rd January 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:2
Comments:0
Description:

caught and released

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Bull Shark at Pinnacles

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By: Rowan Watt-Pringle
Crustacean AtlasSea Coral AtlasSea Fish AtlasSea Slug AtlasSeaKeysWEI Indian Ocean Marine Training CentreWildlife & Ecological Investments
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Location: Ponta do Oura, Mozambique
Observed: 30th March 2014
Added: 26th December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
Description:

rounded snout and heavy-set body

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Blacktip Shark

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By: Rowan Watt-Pringle
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Location: Ponta do Oura, Mozambique
Observed: 30th March 2014
Added: 26th December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Blue Shark washup

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By: Mark Brown
Natures Valley TrustSea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: Natures Valley Beach entrance 5
Observed: 8th November 2014
Added: 8th November 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:2
Description:

21 young individuals washed up, after sudden temperature change.

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Whitetip reef shark in cave

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By: Rowan Watt-Pringle
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Location: Sodwana Bay
Observed: 12th September 2013
Added: 24th October 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Tiger Shark

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Location: Aliwal Shoal
Observed: 11th November 2013
Added: 23rd October 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
Comments:1
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Oceanic Black Tip

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Location: Aliwal Shoal
Observed: 20th October 2014
Added: 23rd October 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Grey Reef Shark

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By: Rowan Watt-Pringle
Crustacean AtlasSea Coral AtlasSea Fish AtlasSea Slug AtlasSeaKeysWEI Indian Ocean Marine Training CentreWildlife & Ecological Investments
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Location: Sodwana Bay
Observed: 9th January 2014
Added: 21st October 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Grey Reef Shark

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By: Rowan Watt-Pringle
Crustacean AtlasSea Coral AtlasSea Fish AtlasSea Slug AtlasSeaKeysWEI Indian Ocean Marine Training CentreWildlife & Ecological Investments
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Location: Sodwana Bay
Observed: 5th December 2013
Added: 18th October 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Blacktip Shark?

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By: Rowan Watt-Pringle
Crustacean AtlasSea Coral AtlasSea Fish AtlasSea Slug AtlasSeaKeysWEI Indian Ocean Marine Training CentreWildlife & Ecological Investments
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Location: Sodwana Bay
Observed: 26th November 2013
Added: 18th October 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
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Grey Reef Shark

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By: Rowan Watt-Pringle
Crustacean AtlasSea Coral AtlasSea Fish AtlasSea Slug AtlasSeaKeysWEI Indian Ocean Marine Training CentreWildlife & Ecological Investments
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Location: Sodwana Bay
Observed: 24th May 2012
Added: 18th October 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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