Featured Species: Sicklefin Lemon Shark (Negaprion acutidens)

What’s better than one species of lemon shark? TWO of course! Meet this week’s featured species, the sicklefin lemon shark!

Featured Species: Viper Dogfish (Trigonognathus kabeyai)

This week's featured species looks like it was ripped out of the sci-fi classic Aliens! Meet the Viper Dogfish!

Featured Species: Smooth Hammerhead (Sphyrna zygaena)

This week's featured species is known for its sleek and smooth cephalofoil. Meet the Smooth Hammerhead!

Featured Species: Bigeye Thresher (Alopias superciliosus)

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

New Study Reveals New Life History Characteristics of the Australian Blackspot Shark (Carcharhinus coatesi)

A study published this earlier this month in the journal of Pacific Conservation Biology has shed some light  on the life history characteristics of the Australian Blackspot Shark (Carcharhinus coatesi) and demonstrates the importance of studying data deficient populations.

Featured Species: Tasselled Wobbegong (Eucrossorhinus dasypogon)

Barbelled, splotched, and tasselled. This week's featured species uses these fashion accessories in the ultimate example of camouflage. Meet the Tasselled Wobbegong!

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: Pacific Angelshark (Squatina californica)

This week's featured species is a master ambush predator and can virtually disappear below the sand. Meet the Pacific Angelshark.

Featured Species: Pelagic Thresher Shark (Alopias pelagicus)

This week's featured species is know one of three species known its shocking whip-like tail that it uses to stun its prey while hunting. Meet the Pelagic Thresher Shark.

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