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Silky shark - Wikipedia


The silky shark (Carcharhinus falciformis), also known by numerous names such as blackspot shark, grey whaler shark, olive shark, ridgeback shark, sickle ...

Learn Interesting Shark Facts About The Silky Shark - Shark Sider


The Silky Shark is pretty awesome. And yes, it has a very silky feel! But don't go touching this shark if you see one! Here's what to know about this shark.

Carcharhinus falciformis (Silky Shark) - IUCN Red List


The Silky Shark (Carcharhinus falciformis) is an oceanic and coastal-pelagic shark ... The Silky Shark is one of the three most traded shark species in the global ...

Silky Sharks, Carcharhinus falciformis ~ MarineBio.org


Find out what's known about Silky Sharks, Carcharhinus falciformis, Elasmobranchii, Carcharhiniformes, Carcharhinidae, including their world range and ...

Silky shark videos, photos and facts - Carcharhinus falciformis ...


A streamlined predator, the silky shark (Carcharhinus falciformis) gets its common name from its exceptionally smooth skin, which has an almost metallic tone.

Open Ocean: Silky Shark - ReefQuest Centre for Shark Research


Open Ocean: the Blue Desert. Silky Shark. As our search for food and recreation pushes us ever farther into offshore waters, we are encountering Silky Sharks ...



The Silky Shark (Carcharhinus falciformis), is a large pelagic (found in open waters) shark of tropical and warm temperate seas. The Silky shark is found ...

The Silky Shark


Silky shark (from Latin Carcharhinus falciformis) belongs to the family of requiem sharks (Carcharhinidae) of order Carcharhiniformes. Like most of the requiem ...

Surrounded by Silky Sharks | Shark Week | Discovery


Jun 29, 2015 ... hark experts are surrounded by exceptionally large silky sharks in Cuban waters. From Shark Week 2015's "Tiburones: Sharks of Cuba."

Silky Shark (Carcharhinus falciformis)


SILKY SHARK. Carcharhinus falciformis. SIZE. To about 11 ft (3.4 m). DISTINGUISHING CHARACTERISTICS. Second dorsal fin with long free tip, usually more ...