Megamouth Shark | facts | size |

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Megamouth Shark | facts | size | :




Megamouth Shark

Megamouth Shark | facts | size | :


Scientific Name: Megachashma Plelagios

Common Found: Tropical Ocean

Length: Up to 18ft

"megamouth shark facts"

The Megamouth Shark is a deep water shark and is rarely seen by humans. As their name implies , Megamouth shark have a large mouth with small teeth, and a broad, rounded snout. Unlike other sharks it does not hunt for prey . It swims with its enormous mouth reaching up to  4 ft in wide open, filtering water for plankton, squid and jellyfish. Currently there has only been a total of 53 confirmed sightings of the megamout shark
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