Image: Female and male Scalloped Hammerhead pups

Female and male Scalloped Hammerhead pups

Female (upper - 36 cm long) and male (37 cm) Scalloped Hammerhead pups from the Australian Museum Fish Collection (AMS I.41725-001 and -002). The adult female was caught on hook and line at a depth of 430 m, off Port Hacking, New South Wales, October 2002.

Photographer:
Kerryn Parkinson
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© Kerryn Parkinson

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Tags fish, ichthyology, Scalloped Hammerhead, Sphyrna lewini, pelagic, shark, Kidney-headed Shark, brownish-grey, olive, brown, bronze, lond and skinny, > 2m, deepsea, marine, juvenile / young, hammerhead,