Featured Species Friday: Speartooth Shark (Glyphis glyphis)

Did you know there are sharks that make freshwater rivers and estuaries their homes? Meet the rare Glyphis shark!

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Daddy on the Outside, Mommy on the Inside: Evidence of Hermaphroditism in Sharks

Can a male shark give birth? Well it can if it's internal reproductive system is entirely female!

New Study Reveals Movements of Basking Sharks (Cetorhinus maximus) in the Eastern North Pacific Using Satellite Telemetry

A team of researchers have released a study that aims to fill in the gaps in our knowledge about basking sharks (Cetorhinus maximus) in the Eastern Pacific Ocean. Four sharks were tagged off the coast of California using pop-off satellite archival tags from 2010 to 2011.   During this time, each shark's habitat use and geographic movement... Continue Reading →

Featured Species: Broadnose Sevengill Shark (Notorynchus cepedianus)

Sharks have been around for 450 million years, but they haven't always looked as they do now. This week's Featured Species highlights one of the earliest modern shark forms to be found in the fossil record: the Broadnose Sevengill Shark.

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