Shark Species

Mako Shark Teeth

Mako Shark – Shortfin Mako & Longfin Mako (Facts, Pictures & Video)

This article dives deeper into the life of a Mako Shark, including their habitat, distribution, ecology and conservation. Make shark pictures can be found below as well. Shortfin Mako vs. Longfin Mako Shark There are two types of Mako Shark, including the Shortfin Mako Shark (Isurus oxyrinchus) and the Longfin Mako Shark (I. paucus). Besides …

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pygmy shark

Pygmy Shark – Appearance, Habitat, Conservation & More

The Pygmy Shark (Euprotomicrus bispinatus) is a very small dwarf shark species ( the second smallest after the Dwarf Lantern Shark). It is a squaliform, kitefin shark from the family Dalatiidae, and the sole member of the Genus Euprotomicrus. It’s length is about 25cm (10 inches) in females and 22cm (8.7 inches) in males. Read on …

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Bullhead Shark, Hornsharks, Heterodontiformes

What Are Bullhead Sharks (Hornsharks or Heterodontiformes)?

A Bullhead Shark is a small shark with five pairs of gill slits, a stumpy snout, no nictitating membrane and a ridge above each eye (giving them the appearance of being surprised). Bullhead Sharks are also called Heterodontiformes or Hornsharks. Appearance Of Bullhead Sharks Bullhead sharks (or Heterodontiformes) are fairly small sharks, the largest of …

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Ragged tooth shark

Ragged Tooth Shark Facts – Fascinating Facts About Most Scary Looking Shark

The Ragged Tooth Shark (Carcharias taurus) is also known as the Sand Tiger Shark, Spotted Ragged Tooth Shark, Blue Nurse Sand Tiger and a Grey Nurse Shark. Although rather frightening in appearance, this species is relatively placid and docile, only likely to make an attack if cornered or provoked. Because of it’s somewhat scary look and …

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snaggletooth shark

Snaggletooth Shark – Fossil Shark | Sharks Info

The Snaggletooth Shark, also known as the Fossil Shark (Hemipristis elongata) is a species of weasel shark and part of the family Hemigaleidae. It is the only surviving member of the genus Hemipristis. It is found in the Indo-Western Pacific, including the Red Sea, Southeast Africa, the Philippines, China and South Australia. Snaggletooth Shark Description The …

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