Lamna ditropis 

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Citation: Goldman, K., Kohin, S., Cailliet, G.M. & Musick, J.A. 2009. Lamna ditropis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2009: e.T39342A10210228. . Downloaded on 18 January 2017.
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