The Anatomy Of A Shark

shark anatomy

The anatomy of sharks is a key factor for their success as predators, influencing their hunting and living habits. Generally, sharks are cylindrical in shape with tapered edges. This streamlined structure allows these carnivorous hunters to cut through the water in pursuit of their prey. Size Most sharks average a length of about 5.8 to … Read more

How Sharks Use Their 5 Different Fins

Shark Fin Visualisation

Shark fins have long been the cause of the death of many of these magnificent animals. They have been used for their medicinal and edible qualities (shark fin soup being a well-known delicacy, particularly in Asia), and many sharks have had their dorsal fins cut off while still alive, left to die a painful and … Read more