Southern African Frilled shark (Chlamydoselachus africana)
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Southern African Frilled shark (Chlamydoselachus africana)

The Frilled Shark (Chlamydoselachus anguineus) is a rare deep-sea favorite, known for its alien appearance. With a long snake-like body, rows of jagged teeth and 6 frilly gill openings, its strange looks quickly made the Frilled Shark a celebrity. But did you know there is a second, much rarer species of Frilled Shark? That’s right! … Continue reading