'Indiana Jones' shark gains protection at Cites meeting

Known for its long whip-like tail, the threatened Thresher shark is among a number of marine species given extra protection at the Cites meeting.

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Last updated on 07 October 2016

Type: 
Media Watch
Threats: 
Unsustainable fishing and harvesting aquatic resources
Bycatch
Illegal trade
Species: 
Alopias vulpinus
Carcharhinus falciformis