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Shark ID (RV)

Unread postby Scorpy » Mon Jul 21, 2008 10:52 am

G'morning all
I hope this one isn't too tricky.

1. ID this shark
2. Describe its diet
3. Describe its preferred habitat
4. Name 2 interesting facts about its tail

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Unread postby Imberbe » Fri Aug 01, 2008 11:45 pm

I know I know, but I can't remember!

I know it is a deep sea species.

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Unread postby JenB » Mon Aug 04, 2008 6:05 am

1. Thresher Shark.
2. Pelagic schooling fish (such as bluefish, juvenile tuna, and mackerel), squid and cuttlefish.
3.They prefer the open ocean, staying within the first 500 m of the water column.
4. *This tail fin may often be 50 percent of the total length of the shark.
*It is used to herd and stun small fishes upon which the shark feeds.
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Unread postby Scorpy » Mon Aug 04, 2008 8:56 am

Perfect answer, Jen
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Unread postby JenB » Mon Aug 04, 2008 9:26 am

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1. ID.
2. Describe its behavior.
3. Describe its reproduction.
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Unread postby Batmad » Mon Aug 04, 2008 9:41 am

ragged tooth shark?
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Unread postby JenB » Mon Aug 04, 2008 9:46 am

Batmad wrote:ragged tooth shark?

And.........................?
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Unread postby Batmad » Mon Aug 04, 2008 10:11 am

sweet!



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1) ID it.

2) distrabution

3) habits
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Unread postby Scorpy » Mon Aug 04, 2008 10:11 am

:lol: @ Jen - funny comment !!
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Unread postby DinkyBird » Mon Aug 04, 2008 10:11 am

Sorry to interfere here guys :D:D But taking copyright laws into account, Batmad is going back to the drawing board to show you all that he did in fact read the info he posted, and can tell it to you in his own words :twisted:
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Unread postby JenB » Mon Aug 04, 2008 10:15 am

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Unread postby Batmad » Mon Aug 04, 2008 10:20 am

great jen, laught at me :lol:

i know DB is just trying to help so here i go.


ragged tooth shark

reproduction-

is different to other sharks because its eggs hatches in side of the shark. enabiling it to give birth to live young. adults reach a breeding age when they are a certain length.


habits-

this shark takes breaths from the surface and swallows them enabiling it to stay motionless for a long time under the water. it will often do this under over hanging rock faces or underwater caves.


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Unread postby DinkyBird » Mon Aug 04, 2008 10:21 am

I love the power Batmad :twisted: :twisted:

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Unread postby Batmad » Mon Aug 04, 2008 10:23 am

i hate girl power! :lol:
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Unread postby DinkyBird » Mon Aug 04, 2008 10:33 am

Batmad wrote:i hate girl power! :lol:

Get used to it. Its going to play a huge role in your life!

Tip - dont even try to fight it.

Now, back to your quiz ... I will butt out :D
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