Sharks are Sexy !

  • Posted Aug. 4, 2011 by Andrew Viewed 379 times

More warm weather saw me back in the ocean today and this time I took my camera just in case I saw the shark from yesterdays swim - Here is the proof !

What is it ?
Port Jackson shark
Distinguishing features
1• No tassels or skin lobes extruding from the upper lip
• Prominent spines extending from origins of both dorsal fins2
3• Dark markings on body behind head in shape of a harness – thin
horizontal stripes
• Box-like head shape
• Crests above eyes slope away gradually behind eyes

Water temp was a cool 17 degrees.

    Login or Signup using following options to comment Login or Signup below to comment
    Login Sign up

    There are 7 comments, add yours!

    Back to top