Shark of the Day!
Test your ID Skills!
Test your knowledge by trying to identify the Shark or Ray of the Day!
A new species is featured every day of the week. After making your
ID guess, view the complete species profile.
Guide to Hammerheads
A 13 part presentation on hammerheads including schooling behavior, taxonomy, feeding behavior,
food habits, habits, social behavior, hammerhead body language, potential danger to man,
best places to see hammerheads and much more!
The mating behavior of the round stingray (Urolophus halleri). Great photos of stingray courtship and mating!
A Shark That Fishes?
The tasseled wobbegong is an ambush predator that uses a fascinating behavior to attract its quarry
into striking range. This original CoralRealm research report should not be missed by anyone interested
in shark behavior!
Sandtigers - Deep Water Beast!
Experience an up close and personal encounter with this massive
deepwater shark with noted Australian Clay Bryce as your
storyteller. Great photos of this rarely seen beast plus
detailed biology info!
|What You'll Find
- Major Sections --
— Shark Encyclopedia
Detailed information and photos for 120 shark and ray species
— Interactive Map
Locate sharks by ocean regions. Point and click!
— Shark Diving
Learn how and where to safely interact with sharks
— Video Clips
Watch shark behavior. Cage not required!
— Feature Articles
Learn about species ecology, behavior, and anatomy
— Shark Gallery
Awesome images by the best UW photographers
Checkout these feature articles
A number of reef fishes acquire nutrients by picking parasites, necrotic tissue, and mucous from
the bodies and fins of other fishes. Divers usually observe these fishes picking at other bony
fishes, but in recent years there have been numerous reports of sharks and rays acting as cleaner
fish hosts. Representatives of the wrasse, butterflyfish, angelfish, goby, and discfish families
are known to pick parasites off of elasmobranchs.
Command the CoralRealm submersible on a mission to investigate deepsea sharks.
Loads of information on biology and numerous photos. Some of the weirdest sharks in the sea!
No experience necessary!
Shark Feature Article List
View a complete summary list of all our Shark and Ray features articles that you can enjoy here!