January 23, 2018

Zebra shark in Hampshire aquarium

Baby zebra sharkThe baby zebra shark is expected to grow 10 times larger

A rare baby zebra shark has been added to the sealife at Portsmouth’s Blue Reef Aquarium.

There are thought to be fewer than 10 adult specimens in captivity in the UK.

Blue Reef’s Lindsay Holloway said: “They’re truly extraordinary-looking sharks and we will eventually transfer him to our large ocean display.”

The shark is 35cm (13.8in) long but is expected

Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-england-hampshire-16267191