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Sphyrna gilberti Quattro, Driggers III, Grady, Ulrich
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Accepted name
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senior synonym, original combination
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  Etymology of generic noun :   
Greek, sphyra = hammer (Ref. 45335).
  Etymology of specific epithet :   
Named for Carter R. Gilbert, who first reported (Gilbert 1967) an anomalous specimen of S. lewini collected off Charleston, SC (USNM 25180) which is likely the first recorded individual of this new species (based on vertebral count and collection location).
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