The goblin shark (Mitsukurina owstoni) is a rare species of deep-sea shark.
Sometimes called a "living fossil", it is the only extant representative of the family
The goblin shark, discovered in the late 19th century, was named for its "creepy"
appearance. Its long, flat snout works like a metal detector.
Swishing through the deep sea, a goblin shark notices a small, yummy-looking
squid. The animal inches toward its prey. But as the fish closes in, the snack ...
Goblin sharks aren't often seen and so some people believe they are very low in
numbers. Yet they aren't on protective lists as it isn't known for sure.
Feb 18, 2010 ... The once thought to be extinct species of Deep Water Shark, The Goblin Shark,
In Hi def, Hi Speed, Slow Mo Footage shot in Tokyo Bay for a ...
Truth be told, humans have learned very little in regards to Goblin Sharks. While
there are a few key factors that we are clear about, there is a plethora of ...
Feb 27, 2015 ... They don't call it a Goblin Shark because it's small and cute! It might give you the
creeps, but these four fascinating Goblin Shark facts are ...
Not a great deal is known about the goblin shark, but it is thought to mostly eat
soft prey like shrimp, small fish, octopus, and squid, which it catches by quickly ...
The Goblin Shark's most conspicuous physical features are the long snout (called
a rostrum) and the teeth. The rostrum is covered with special organs that help ...
Goblin Shark. Named for its peculiar, blade-like snout and toothy, forceps-like
jaws, the Goblin Shark (Mitsukurina owstoni) is arguably the weirdest of sharks.