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whale shark
NOUN
1.
a tropical shark, Rhincodon typus, ranging in size from 30 to 60 feet (9 to 18 meters), having small teeth and a sievelike structure over its gills for catching plankton.
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Whale shark - Wikipedia

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The whale shark (Rhincodon typus) is a slow-moving filter-feeding carpet shark and the largest known extant fish species. The largest confirmed individual had a  ...

Whale Sharks - Whale Shark Pictures - Whale Shark Facts - National ...

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As the largest fish in the sea, reaching lengths of 40 feet (12 meters) or more, whale sharks have an enormous menu from which to choose. Fortunately for most ...

Whale Shark | Species | WWF

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Protect endangered species, including the whale shark, at World Wildlife Fund. Learn about the ways WWF works to conserve a future where people live in ...

Facts About Whale Sharks - Live Science

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Jul 14, 2016 ... Whales sharks are the largest fish in the world. They are not predatory, like other sharks. In fact, their feeding habits are more like a whale's.

WHALE SHARK FACTS and related global conservation efforts ...

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WHALE SHARK FACTS | Did you know female whale sharks can have up to 300 shark pups at once, and that mature whale sharks can reach lengths of over 40 ...

Information about the Whale Shark | The Nature Conservancy

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The whale shark is the world?s largest fish, growing as long as 60 feet. It is widely distributed, found worldwide in tropical and warm temperate seas, except the ...

Whale shark videos, photos and facts - Rhincodon typus | ARKive

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Learn more about the Whale shark - with amazing Whale shark videos, photos and facts on ARKive.

The best places to swim with whale sharks - Lonely Planet

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Nov 25, 2015 ... Lucky, then, that there are a handful of destinations around the world where in- season sightings of whale sharks are almost guaranteed.