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Old 10-03-2010, 10:35 AM   #1
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Caught and released this guy yesterday. Smoothhound shark? With spots?

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It looks like a juvinile tigershark
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+1 for Juvy Tiger
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Old 10-03-2010, 10:55 AM   #4
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yea pretty sure its a baby tiger shark
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Old 10-03-2010, 01:18 PM   #5
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Definitely a baby Tiger Shark, a sure give away is her square snout.
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Thanks guys. For some reason, I started thinking that tiger sharks had stripes. That's what I get for thinking. Here's a pic of the other side, was a cool looking fish.

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Juveniles have spots that merge into stripes as they mature.
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Man, that's a gorgeous shark!!! By the way, the proper way to pronounce the name is "Tig-arrrrgh!!!"

Awesome catch man!
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Old 10-03-2010, 05:41 PM   #9
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Definitely a baby Tiger Shark, a sure give away is her square snout.
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Old 10-03-2010, 05:54 PM   #10
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That's GGGGGGRRRRREEEEAAAAATTTTTTT, and Tony would approve!!!! Purty little critter!!!
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