Whale Shark • Earth.com Whale Shark

Whale shark mouths can contain over 300 rows of tiny teeth and 20 filter pads which it uses to filter feed. Unlike many other sharks, whale sharks’ mouths are located at the front of the head rather than on the underside of the head.

Size – 18 to 32.8ft
Weight – 20.6 tons
Life Span – 70 years

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