Jump to content
Please support this forum by joining the SH Patreon ×
Sturgeon's House

Sharks, Rays and other fun stuff thread.


Recommended Posts

This thread is for interesting/neat articles about sharks,rays and other related stuff.


Washington Post story of offshore Killer Whales feeding on a shark, with some interesting drone footage of them feeding and teaching a juvenile killer whale how to do it.  The shark appears, to me anyway, to be a juvenile Great White.  Filmed in Monterrey Bay, so that makes sense.



Link to comment
Share on other sites

  • 2 months later...

Wikipedia also has a quote from an old British novelist, Frank Thomas Bullen, on these eels


[the eel] attaches himself to the bodies of the larger, fleshier fish, such as halibut, and by sheer force of suction and boring withal works his ravenous way right into their bodies, at what misery to his involuntary hosts can only be imagined

Here's a video of it "boring" itself into a carcass


Link to comment
Share on other sites

  • 1 month later...
  • 1 year later...
  • 8 months later...

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

  • Create New...