Featured Species: Bigeye Sand Tiger Shark (Odontaspis noronhai)

This week's featured species is one of three species of known ragged tooth sharks. Meet the Bigeye Sand Tiger Shark!

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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!

New Shark Species Described to Science: American Pocket Shark (Mollisquama mississippiensis)

New deep water shark species has been discovered in the Gulf of Mexico. Welcome the American Pocket Shark!

Featured Species: Sicklefin Weasel Shark (Hemigaleus microstoma)

This week's featured species has beautiful fins that hook like a sickel and give this shark its name. Meet the Sickelfin Weasel Shark.

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!

Featured Species: Broadfin Shark (Lamiopsis temminckii)

This week's featured species was once a common species in the Indian Ocean, but today is an Endanger Species. Meet the Broadfin Shark.

Featured Species: Bronze Whaler (Carcharhinus brachyurus)

A shark with the skin as brilliant as copper! In some regions of the world this species is known as the Copper Shark, in others it's known as the Bronze Whaler. Get to know this beautiful Featured Species.

Featured Species Friday: Speartooth Shark (Glyphis glyphis)

Did you know there are sharks that make freshwater rivers and estuaries their homes? Meet the rare Glyphis shark!

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