Image: Bigeye Sixgill Shark, Hexanchus nakamurai

Bigeye Sixgill Shark, Hexanchus nakamurai

A Bigeye Sixgill Shark caught on hook and line from the Takula, at a depth of 400 m, north-west of Lord Howe Island, 2 June 2012.

Photographer:
Sally Reader
Rights:
© Australian Museum

Notes

The photograph was taken in the 'fish lab' at the Australian Museum. The fish is now registered in the ichthyology collection (AMS I.46072-001).

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Tags fishes, ichthyology, Bigeye Sixgill Shark, Hexanchus nakamurai, Hexanchidae,