Featured Species: Ornate Eagle Ray (Aetomylaeus vespertilio)

There is no species of ray more beautiful than this week's featured species. Convince me otherwise. Meet the Ornate Eagle Ray.

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.

Evidence of Embryonic Locomotion in Tawny Nurse Sharks (Nebrius ferrugineus)

New evidence suggests that tawny nurse shark embryos migrate between the uteri of the mother in order to forage while in utero.

Featured Species Friday: Bonnethead Shark (Sphyrna tiburo)

This week's Featured Species, the bonnethead shark, was recently revealed to be the first known omnivorous shark species.

Featured Species Friday: Cownose Ray (Rhinoptera bonasus)

This week's Featured Species is going to the Cownose Rays. Find out how over fishing of large sharks has enabled the Cownose Ray to wreck havoc on other species in the food chain.

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!

Featured Species Friday: Common Thresher (Alopias vulpinus)

This week's Featured Species is the Common Thresher Shark (Alopias vulpinus). Learn what makes this species so incredibly unique and one incredible hunter.

Featured Species Friday: Ornate Wobbegong (Orectolobus ornatus)

Meet this Friday's Featured Species: The Ornate Wobbegong (Orectolobus ornatus). Find out what makes this species so specialized for hunting along the bottom of the reef!

Let’s Talk About Sex… Shark Sex

Did you know that sharks have four different ways of reproducing? Find out all about the weird world of shark sex!

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