Shark Profiles, Information, Facts, Photos & Pictures
It's Shark Week!
It's that time of the year to join in and celebrate Shark Week. From entertaining to educational, here you'll learn about selecting and keeping sharks in home aquariums, get info on Discovery Channel's online Shark Week 2011 TV programming, videos, games, and more to dive into Shark Week.
Brownbanded Bamboo Shark Profile
It is because the barbels at the mouth that look like a cat's whiskers the Brownbanded Bamboo Shark is known as a Cat Shark, also named a Brown-Banded, Banded, Brown-Spotted, Black Banded, and Blackbanded Bamboo Cat Shark. View a photo and learn about this popular aquarium species.
Top Aquarium Sharks & Rays Guide
For anyone that is thinking about or that may already have a shark or ray in their aquarium, "Aquarium Sharks & Rays - An Essential Guide to Their Selection, Keeping, and Natural History" by Scott W. Michael is our top pick reference book to have.
Shark Profile - Banded Species
From FINS, great information about this shark with photo included.
Shark Profile - Leopard (West Coast) Species
From the Exotic Tropicals Marine Encyclopedia, a photo and care information about this popular cold water saltwater aquarium shark, Triakis semifasciatus.
Shark Profile - Leopard Species
From FINS, valuable information about this shark with photo included.
From the Sea World Busch Gardens Animal Bytes Fish Index, here is a profile that includes classification, fast and fun fact, and other information about Sharks.
Sharks & Rays Profiled
From the Sea & Sky Reeflife section, an overview about the characteristics of Sharks and Rays in general, with snapshots and individual brief descriptions on Page 1 and 2 of the larger predetory sharks, and Page 3 the Stingrays.