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

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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 videos, photos and facts - Rhincodon typus | ARKive


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

Information about the Whale Shark | The Nature Conservancy


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 ...

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Jul 23, 2012 ... Whale sharks are the largest fish on the PLANET and feed on some of the smallest organisms in the oceans! They travel to Mexico every ...

Rhincodon typus (Whale Shark) - IUCN Red List


Range Description: The Whale Shark has a circumtropical distribution through all tropical and warm temperate seas, apart from the Mediterranean (Rowat and ...

Whale Shark - Florida Museum of Natural History - University of Florida


Rhincodon typus. These sharks are recognizable not just for being the largest fish in the sea, growing longer than 40 feet, but also for their unique pattern of ...

WHALE SHARK - Zoom Sharks - Enchanted Learning


The whale shark (Rhincodon typus) is the largest shark and the largest fish. It is up to 40 feet (12 m) long and weighs up to 15 tons. It is a filter feeder and sieves ...

Whale Shark Festival July 20-27, 2014 | Isla Mujeres, Mexico


Whale Shark Festival 2009. ... WHALE SHARK FESTIVAL - Isla Mujeres, Mexico - - SWIM WITH WHALE SHARKS. Home · Whale Shark Festival · Festival Facts ...

Whale Sharks Are Even Cooler Than We Realized - Gizmodo


Jun 27, 2016 ... That'd be the whale shark, distinguished both for being the largest fish in the sea (it can weigh up to 21 tons) and for its unusual feeding habits.

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Whale Shark | Species | WWF


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 ...

Whale Sharks Fast Facts - SEEtheWILD Wildlife Conservation Travel


Whale sharks are the largest fish on the planet. These gentle giants are filter- feeders and are harmless to humans. The enormous whale shark, which can reach ...

Facts About Whale Sharks - Live Science


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.