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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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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Whale_shark

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  ...

animals.nationalgeographic.com/animals/fish/whale-shark

Learn all you wanted to know about whale sharks with pictures, videos, photos, facts, and news from National Geographic.

www.worldwildlife.org/species/whale-shark

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 ...

www.iucnredlist.org/details/19488/0

The Whale Shark (Rhincodon typus), the world's largest living fish, is a cosmopolitan tropical and warm temperate species. Genetic results indicate that two ...

www.seethewild.org/whale-shark-facts

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 ...

www.livescience.com/55412-whale-sharks.html

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.

sharkopedia.discovery.com/types-of-sharks/whale-shark

Whale sharks are not only the largest shark – they're the largest fish in the ocean. These gentle giants feed on some of the tiniest creatures in the ocean: ...

www.nature.org/newsfeatures/specialfeatures/animals/fish/whale-shark.xml

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 ...