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Shovelnose
Shovelnose Shov"el*nose`, n. (Zo["o]l.) (a) The common sand shark. See under Snad. (b) A small California shark (Heptranchias maculatus), which is taken for its oil. (c) A Pacific Ocean shark (Hexanchus corinus). (d) A ganoid fish of the Sturgeon family (Scaphirhynchus platyrhynchus) of the Mississippi and Ohio rivers; -- called also white sturgeon.

Meaning of Shovelnose from wikipedia

- The shovelnose sturgeon (Scaphirhynchus platorynchus) is the smallest species of freshwater sturgeon native to North America. It is often called "hackleback"...
- freshwater whaler, estuary whaler, Swan River whaler, cub shark, and shovelnose shark. Some of the bull shark's closest living relatives do not have the...
- shovelnose ray) Rhinobatos lionotus Norman, 1926 (smoothback guitarfish) Rhinobatos nudidorsalis Last, Compagno & Nakaya, 2004 (Bareback shovelnose ray)...
- The shovelnose guitarfish, Rhinobatos productus, is a ray in the family Rhinobatidae. It becomes mature at an estimated seven to eight years old. Males...
- Shovelnose may refer to: A type of American Indian canoe A type of streamlined railway locomotive A banjo shark This disambiguation page lists articles...
- The eastern shovelnose ray (Aptychotrema rostrata) is a species of guitarfish in the family Rhinobatidae of order Rhinopristiformes. The species is endemic...
- The shovelnose salamander (Desmognathus marmoratus) is a species of salamander in the family Plethodontidae. It is endemic to the United States. The shovelnose...
- The shovelnose frogs are the species of frogs in the genus, Hemisus, the only genus in the family Hemisotidae. They are found in tropical and subtropical...
- The porthole shovelnose catfish or spotted shovelnose catfish, Hemisorubim platyrhynchos, is the only species in the genus Hemisorubim of the catfish (order...
- The common shovelnose ray, giant shovelnose ray or giant guitarfish (Glaucostegus typus) is a species of fish in the Rhinobatidae family found in the central...