The bluntnose sixgill shark, Hexanchus griseus, often simply called the cow
shark, is the largest hexanchoid shark, growing to 8 m (26 ft) in length. This shark
The sixgill shark, or Hexanchus griseus, is a common species of deep water
shark. It is also one of the largest sharks that feed on prey other than plankton.
Originally described as Squalus griseus by Bonnaterre in 1788, the bluntnose
sixgill shark went through a series of names before the currently valid name was
The Bluntnose Sixgill Shark, also called the Hexanchus griseus, is an extremely
interesting shark. Come learn about this and other awesome sharks here!
Find out what's known about Sixgill Sharks, Hexanchus griseus, Elasmobranchii,
Hexanchiformes, Hexanchidae, including their world range and habitats, ...
The Bluntnose Sixgill shark (Hexanchus griseus), is a primitive shark that has six
gills on each side of the head and a single doral fin placed towards the rear of ...
As its common name alludes, the bluntnose six-gill shark (Hexanchus griseus)
has a characteristically blunt rounded snout and six long gill slits on either side of
Jan 17, 2008 ... This six-gill shark (Hexanchus) was filmed during a submersible dive off the
northeast coast of Molokai at a depth of 1000m (3280ft). The 2 red ...
The mysterious six-gill shark lives up to 6000 feet below the surface of the water.
Little has been known about this massive shark -- until now.
Until very recently, it was widely believed that the Bluntnose Sixgill Shark (
Hexanchus griseus) was almost exclusively an inhabitant of the deep-sea.