Image: Head of a Bigeye Sixgill Shark

Head of a Bigeye Sixgill Shark

The head of 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:
Ian Kerr
Rights:
© Ian Kerr

Notes

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,