This gulper shark appeared at a baited camera experiment and took almost the entire bait in one visit. The second image immediately follows the image showing the shark.
|Date:||04 June 2013|
|Classification:||Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Chordata (Chordates) > Class Chondrichthyes (Rays, Sharks & relatives) > Squaliformes (Dogfish)|
|Behaviour:||Feeding at a baited camera experiment. Scavenging.|
|Site:||Indian > Indian Ocean > East Africa > Ngisi-1|
|Latitude:||8 deg 00' 00" N|
|Longitude:||40 deg 00' 00" E|
|Countries:||East Africa > Tanzania|
|Substratum:||Coarse grain size deep-sea sediment|
|Rig:||Deep Sea Metro I|
|Project Partners:||BG Group, Oceaneering|
|Keywords:||Gulper shark Centrophorus|
|Deposited By:||Dr Andrew Gates|
|Deposited On:||05 February 2016|
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