Gift of rare basking shark to Victorian scientists 'fantastic' for research

The 3,500kg, 6.5-metre ‘gentle giant’ accidentally netted by trawler in Bass Strait and donated to Museum Victoria

The Guardian

Last updated on 26 June 2015

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Australia
Region: 
Oceania
Species: 
Cetorhinus maximus
Species group: 
Fish