Species Details

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Blacktip Shark Did you see this animal?

Scientific Name : Carcharhinus limbatus
Family : Carcharhinidae
Order : Carcharhiniformes
Class : Elasmobranchii
Phylum : Chrodata
Other Name : Spotfin Shark,Grey Shark,Blackfin
Habitat : Coastal waters,Inshore
Description : Blacktip Shark is a fusiform and slender bodied shark.Long snout present.First dorsal fin pointed.Colour of body grey,charcoal,bronze.Fins dark-grey coloured.
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:Cada, Robbie N. - Former FB staff ([email protected] ), more information please contact with us.www.fishbase.se