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Table 2.  Predicted weight (lb) for various fork lengths (ft) of 13 shark species from the western North Atlantic. (Fork length ranges were taken from data presented in this study.)
Fork Length (Feet) Bigeye Thresher Common Thresher White Mako Porbeagle Bignose Silky Dusky Sandbar Night Tiger Blue Scalloped Hammer-head Fork Length (Feet)
16 - - 3275 - - - - - - - - - - 16
15.5 - - 2969 - - - - - - - - - - 15.5
15 - - 2683 - - - - - - - - - - 15
14.5 - - 2417 - - - - - - - - - - 14.5
14 - - 2169 - - - - - - - - - - 14
13.5 - - 1939 - - - - - - - - - - 13.5
13 - - 1726 - - - - - - - - - - 13
12.5 - - 1529 - - - - - - - - - - 12.5
12 - - 1348 - - - - - - - - - - 12
11.5 - - 1182 - - - - - - - - - - 11.5
11 - - 1031 987 - - - - - - 954 - - 11
10.5 - - 893 853 - - - - - - 820 - - 10.5
10 - - 768 732 - - - - - - 699 - - 10
9.5 - - 656 623 - - - - - - 592 - - 9.5
9 - - 555 526 - - - 444 - - 496 303 - 9
8.5 - 498 465 439 - - - 379 - - 412 253 - 8.5
8 - 427 386 363 - - - 320 - - 338 209 - 8
7.5 - 363 316 297 - - - 267 - - 274 171 294 7.5
7 300 305 256 239 262 - - 221 - - 219 138 238 7
6.5 239 253 203 189 210 200 175 179 199 185 172 109 190 6.5
6 186 207 159 147 166 151 138 144 157 143 132 85 149 6
5.5 143 166 121 112 128 112 107 113 120 108 100 65 114 5.5
5 106 - 91 83 97 81 81 86 90 79 73 48 85 5
4.5 77 - 65 60 71 56 60 64 66 56 52 35 61 4.5
4 53 - 45 41 50 37 42 46 46 38 35 24 43 4
3.5 35 - - 27 34 23 29 32 31 25 23 16 28 3.5
3 - - - 17 - - 18 21 19 15 - 10 18 3
2.5 - - - 9 - - 11 - 11 8 - 5 - 2.5
2 - - - - - - - - 6 4 - 3 - 2
1.5 - - - - - - - - 2 - - - - 1.5

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