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.
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 ...
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 ...
Aug 10, 2016 ... Scientists have revealed goblin sharks' 'slingshot feeding' mechanism, which
involves high-speed protrusion of their jaws. Goblin sharks have ...
Aug 11, 2016 ... Mystery behind goblin sharks' weird protruding jaws solved after over a century.
Being able to thrust jaw forward quickly gives feeding ...
The Goblin shark (Mitsukurina owstoni) is a bottom-dwelling predator that is up to
11 feet (3.3 m) long; it has jaws that protrude easily.
By any standard, the Goblin Shark is a bizarre creature. Growing to a length of
over 10 feet (3 metres), it has a soft, flabby body, is colored bubblegum pink, and
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.
Oct 18, 2013 ... The mysterious goblin shark sports a jaw that pretty much looks like it's trying to
escape from the animal's face.