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gummy

 [gum´e]
1. resembling a gum.
2. resembling a gumma.

gummy

[L. gummi, gum]
Sticky, swollen, puffy.
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Sources of variation in counts of growth increments in vertebrae from gummy shark, Mustelus antarcticus, and school shark, Galeorhinus galeus: implications for age determination.
Here, two species -- school sharks and gummy sharks -- have been fished since the 1920s.
Trawling targets the western king prawn (Melicertus latisulcatus) and the Ballot's saucer scallop (Amusium balloti), whereas demersal gillnetting and longlining target mainly the gummy shark (Mustelus antarcticus), the dusky shark (Carcharhinus obscurus), and the whiskery shark (Furgaleus macki) (McAuley and Simpfendorfer, 2003).
Gill net mesh selectivities for gummy shark Mustelus antarcticus Gunther, taken in south-eastern Australian waters.
Common name Other common names Scientific name Rig gummy shark, smoothhound, Mustelus spotted dogfish, spotted lenticulatus smoothhound, lemon fish, pioke School grey shark, tope, flake, Galeorhinus galeus shark makohuarau, tupere Spiny southern spiny dogfish, Squalus acanthias dogfish spurdog, spineback, spikey dog Northern grey spiny dogfish, shortspine Squalus mitsukurii spiny spurdog, green-eyed dogfish dogfish Hammerhead hammerhead Sphyrna zygaena shark Bronze whaler Carcharhinus whaler brachyurus Blue shark blue pointer, blue whaler Prionace glauca Porbeagle mackerel shark Lamna nasus Mako mackerel shark Isurus oxyrinchus Carpet shark swell shark, cat shark Cephaloscyllium isabellum