Somniosus microcephalus

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Somniosus microcephalusSomniosus microcephalus (Greenland shark)

Scientific name: Somniosus microcephalus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
Popular names: Greenland shark, sleeper shark, gurry shark, ground shark etc.

Family: Somniosidae (sleeper sharks)

Range: North Atlantic Ocean
Max. size: ~ 7 meter / ~ 1000 kg

 

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