Species

Fish

Zebra shark

The zebra shark (Stegostoma fasciatum)(formerly as:Stegostoma fasciatum)is a species of carpet shark and the sole member of the family Stegostomatidae.Dis...

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Silvertip Shark

Distinctive Characters: snout moderately long and broadly rounded. Upper teeth broadly triangular. Second dorsal fin with a base less than twice height. Ridge between dorsal fins.Colour: Grey...

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Tiger shark

The tiger shark commonly attains a length of 3.25–4.25 m (10 ft 8 in–13 ft 11 in) and weighs around 385–635 kg (849–1,400 lb). It is dimorphic, with exceptionally large fema...

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Tawny nurse shark

The most remarkable feature of the tawny nurse shark is probably its curious ability to change colour between grey and sandy brown depending on the colour of its surroundings. The tawny nurse shark...

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Blotched Fantail Ray

Blotched Fantail Ray has a thick pectoral fin disc wider than it is long, with a smoothly rounded outer margin. The eyes are of medium size and are followed by larger spiracles. There is a short an...

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Grey Reef Shark

The grey reef shark has a streamlined, moderately stout body with a long, blunt snout and large, round eyes. The upper and lower jaws each have 13 or 14 teeth (usually 14 in the upper and 13 in the...

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Gulf Torpedo

The Gulf torpedois a species of electric ray in the family Torpedinidae. It is found in the Indian Ocean, but may represent a species flock of several local endemic species. It is distinguish...

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Cowtail stingray

A large, plain, dark stingray with an angular snout and pectoral disc. The pectoral fin disk of the cowtail stingray is very thick, with almost straight anterior margins and rounded apices, and mea...

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Blacktip reef shark

The blacktip reef shark (Carcharhinus melanopterus) is the most commonly encountered species of shark in tropical Indo-Pacific reefs. Its medium-sized, streamlined body is brownish-grey, with a whi...

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Spotted eagle ray

White-spotted eagle ray, grow to at least 3.5m disc width and 9m total length. The spotted eagle ray has a long snout, flat and rounded like a duck\\\'s bill, a thick head, and a pectoral disc with...

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whale shark

With its huge size and distinctive spotting, whale shark cannot be confused with any other species. Very wide, nearly terminal mouth with numberous minute teeth. Very broad head. It is dark above w...

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Whitetip reef shark

Whitetip reef shark is a relatively small species, few whitetip reef sharks are longer than 1.6 m (5.2 ft). The maximum length this species attains is often given as 2.1 m (6.9 ft), though this was...