Sphyrna zygaena (NZ) - Hammerhead shark, head dorsal aspect, 1898, by Frank Edward Clarke. Purchased 1921. Te Papa (1992-0035-2278/112)
Hammerhead Shark – Big specimens feed on stingrays

Hammerhead Shark – Sphyrna zygaena The hammerhead is easily recognized by the unique shape of.

A great white shark hunting a seal. Image by MLbay from Pixabay.
White Shark – Carcharodon carcharias – Fishing Methods

Great White Sharks by Dick Marquand and Allan Burgess Also known as White Shark, White.

Dwayne Aberhart with an even bigger rig shark caught surfcasting near Christchurch in December 2016. It weighed in at a massive 41 lbs. Congratulations Dwayne.
Rig Shark – Mustelus lenticulatus – Lemonfish – Strong Fighter

Rig Shark are Often Caught by Surfcasters at Night – aka: Lemonfish, smoothhound, gummy shark.

Blue shark caught off the Canterbury Coast.
Blue Shark – Prionace glauca – also Blue Pointer, Blue Whaler

Blue sharks are viviparous – their young are born fully formed and swimming The blue.

Threasher shark
Thresher Shark – Alopias vulpinus – easily recognized from its very long tail

Thresher Shark – Updated by Allan Burgess and Dick Marquand The thresher shark is easily.

Spiny dogfish - Squalus acanthias
Spiny dogfish – Squalus acanthias – small migratory shark

Spiny Dogfish Other names for spiny dogfish: makohuarau, pioke Flesh sold in fish shops as.