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Horn Shark

 

 

Horn Shark

 

 

  • HORN SHARK

Scientific Name: Heterodontus Francisci

Family Name: Heterodontidae

 

  • General Information: The horn shark gets its name because it has a short, blunt head with high ridges above the eyes. Heterodontus Francisci range in size from approximately 97cm to 120cm. They are a brownish color covered in black spots and their underbellies have a yellowish tint

 

  • Size: 97 - 120com and weigh approx. 22 lbs.

 

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  • Color: Brownish color covered in black spots and their underbellies have a yellowish tint.

 

  • Feeding Habits: Horn sharks feed on small fishes and invertebrates.

 

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