Yes! Salmon sharks can live in freshwater. Their ability to survive in freshwater lies in their salt retention ability. The North Pacific is their home.
A recent survey completed as a part of the Census for Marine Life, has found that there are only about 3,500 individual Great Whites left in the world.
Yes! Although sharks are immune to a large number of diseases. They are the only animal that rarely gets sick.
It’s solely dependent on species and needs at a point in time. Sharks in general can live between the depth of 500 – 9000 feet (152 – 2743 m).
The fastest shark in the ocean is the short fin mako shark (Isurus oxyrinchus). This intriguing athlete is the fastest of makos which are of the
Answering the question Do sharks think? This is a tricky one; sharks do not think like humans do but they have some level of intelligence.
Epaulette sharks have garnered the reputation of being able to ‘walk’ on land. These sharks ‘walk’ on land but that doesn’t mean they aren’t excellent..
The answer is No! Sharks are not mammals and so they do not have hair on their body. Not even a strand.
The answer is, yes, they have a backbone; the backbone of a shark is however made of – you guessed right – cartilage.
It is on this note that the dwarf lantern shark (Etmopterus perryi), takes home the title. It is the smallest species of the seven discovered lantern sharks