Honeycomb Izak Catshark (Holohalaelurus favus)
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Honeycomb Izak Catshark (Holohalaelurus favus)

The Honeycomb Izak Catshark is a difficult shark to spot these days. Once abundant in the waters off Kwazulu-Natal, South Africa, and Mozambique, the unique species has mysteriously vanished from sight. Interestingly, juvenile H. favus appears to have adapted to deeper waters than their elders, but the deep-sea catshark has not been recorded at any depth since the … Continue reading