Species Details


Carcharhinus sorrah

Spottail Shark Did you see this animal?

Scientific Name : Carcharhinus sorrah
Family : Carcharhinidae
Order : Carcharhiniformes
Class : Elasmobranchii
Phylum : Chordata
Other Name : Sorrah Shark
Habitat : Continental shelves,insular shelves
Description : Spottail Shark is a small to medium sized shark.The shark possesses a long,rounded snout.About 25 teeth present in each jaw.The upperside of body is grey or greyish-brown.
Distribution in Bangladesh
description written by: Razia Sultana Setu, Department of Zoology,Universityof Dhaka; Information sources: Encyclopedia of flora and fauna of Bangladesh(volume 24). photo credit and copyright:FAO([email protected] ), more information please contact with us.www.fishbase.se