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Are Sharks Mammals?

Sharks are not mammals, they are actually fish. While they do give birth as mammals do, they don’t feed their young milk from mammary glands. This means they are not mammals, whales, however, are. This article discusses whether sharks lay eggs. If great white sharks are mammals, and which sharks give birth and if a shark is an amphibian. As …

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What are the smallest species of shark?

What is the smallest shark, it’s a random question that you might ask however, what is the answer? The smallest shark is the dwarf lantern shark Below I’ll give some facts about the dwarf lantern shark Dwarf Lantern Shark Facts The Dwarf lantern shark has a maximum size of 8.3 inches (21.2 cm) that is to say the smallest size …

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Are Sharks Mammals?

The discussion on whether sharks are mammals has been going on for some time now. Some of the characteristics exhibited by sharks are like those of both mammals and fish. No, Sharks are fish, even though they give birth like mammals. In fact, this is one of many reasons why people classify sharks as mammals. The characteristics of a shark …