Cryptic New Species of Shark Identified: Atlantic Sixgill Shark

An international team of marine biologists from the United States and Belize has confirmed that sixgill sharks residing in the Atlantic Ocean are a different species than their counterparts in the Indian and Pacific oceans.

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Last updated on 22 February 2018

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Belize
United States of America
Region: 
Atlantic Ocean
Species group: 
Fish