Zebra Shark

zebra-sharkThe zebra shark is a type of carpet shark and the only member of the family Stegostomatidae.

Common Names: Zebra shark, Leopard shark.

Colors : Now, it only has yellow and black stripes; older zebra sharks have dark brown spotting

Diet: Zebra sharks mainly eat on reef mollusks and crustaceans. It also eats small fishes. This Zebra sharks have very flexible body allows it to squirm into narrow crevices and reef channels in look for of food.

Size: The maximum reported size of Zebra shark is nearly 12 feet (3.6 m), while lengths of less than 7½ feet (2.3 m) are more frequent.

Range: Zebra sharks are mainly found in the region of near-shore reefs of the western Pacific Ocean, the Indian Ocean, and the Red Sea.

Teeth: Zebra sharks teeth are very pointed

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