Hammerhead Shark

Common Name:
Hammerhead Shark
Chordata (Chordates)
Chondrichthyes: Cartilaginous fish
Average Size:
2 metres - 3 metres

A group of easily-recognised sharks due to the shape of their heads. They often swim in large groups, and are very popular with divers. In general they are no threat to humans, but should always be given space and respect.

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