Featured Species: Giant Devil Ray (Mobula mobular)

This week's featured species is named for their horn-shaped cephalic fins that give them a devilish look. Meet the Giant Devil Ray!

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Whale Shark Mating Behavior Captured on Film for the First Time Ever

For the first time ever, researchers have managed to capture whale shark mating behavior on film.

Featured Species: Longfin Mako (Isurus paucus)

This week's featured species is one of the fastest sharks in the world. Meet the Longfin Mako!

Featured Species: Sixgill Sawshark (Pliotrema warreni)

This week's featured species has two distinct characteristics that make it one very unique shark! Meet the Sixgill Sawshark!

Featured Species: Bigeye Thresher (Alopias superciliosus)

This week's featured species is a tail-smacking good time! Meet the Bigeye Thresher Shark!

Featured Species: Caribbean Rough Shark (Oxynotus caribbaeus)

This week's featured species has beautifully marbled skin that is as rough as barbed wire. Meet the Caribbean Rough Shark.

Featured Species: Birdbeak Dogfish (Deania calcea)

Continuing with the weird and the beautiful, this week's other worldly shark species is the Birdbeak Dogfish!

Featured Species: Winghead Shark (Eusphyra blochii)

This week's featured species is a species of hammerhead whose cephalofoil is so wide it is nearly half the length of its body! Meet the wonderfully weird Winghead Shark!

Featured Species: Bluntnose Sixgill Shark (Hexanchus griseus)

This week's featured species is a primitive deep water species, and one of only a few known species to have six pairs of gills. Meet the Bluntnose Sixgill Shark!

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