These sharks are uncommon visitors to lower Chesapeake Bay and adjacent coastal waters in summer and fall.
Approximately 10 feet total length (3 m) for females and 8.4 feet (2.6 m) for males.
Inhabits warm-temperate coastal waters in the western Atlantic from Nova Scotia to Florida and Brazil to Argentina.
Bony fishes, stingrays, and small sharks
Coastal zone to 600 feet (200 meters)