SUFB 1183: 4 New Sharks named in the past 5 weeks


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Dr. David Ebert joins me on the podcast today to discuss four publications that went out in the last 5 weeks that name and describe a new shark species. These new shark species bring Dave's total described species to 50.

Dave talks about the process of naming and describing species and describes the four new shark species.

A couple of things that Dave is promoting today: 1) A new book: Sharks of the World - A complete guide

2) A new Shark podcast: Beyond Jaws

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