Meet the Stripey Hornshark


New Shark Species Discovered

By Jan Otte

December 07, 2023

A recently discovered striped, miniature shark living deep in the depths off Australia’s west coast has researchers buzzing. This mysterious creature is unlike any other known horn sharks before it – a remarkable scientific find.

This predatory fish, which belongs to the family known as bullhead sharks and typically live near shallow waters, was found living at surprising depths beyond 150 meters.

Scientists are particularly excited about this find as it could provide valuable insight into behaviors never before observed for this type of animal.

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