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Ganges Shark
Characteristics
Scientific Name:
Glyphis Gangeticus
Family Name:
Carcharhinidae
Size:
up to 200cm
Color:
Grey to brownish, no color pattern
 
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Ganges Shark

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Ganges Shark Description
  Appearance of a typical requiem shark. Stocky. Broadly rounded snout, with small eyes. First doral fin over the last third of the pectoral fins, with a free rear tip that is well in front of the pelvic fins. Second dorsal fin is much smaller than the first one but still relatively large. Anal fin is slightly smaller than the second dorsal fin. Pectoral fins broad and falcate. Longitudinal upper precaudal pit. No interdorsal ridge.  
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