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

Great White Sharks by Allan Burgess Also known as White Shark, White Death, Man Eater,.

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.

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.

Sphyrna zygaena (NZ) - Hammerhead shark, head ventral aspect, 1898, by Frank Edward Clarke. Purchased 1921. Te Papa (1992-0035-2278/113)
Hammerhead Shark – Big specimens feed on stingrays

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

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.