Image: Port Jackson Sharks mating #2

Port Jackson Sharks mating #2

Port Jackson Sharks mating at a depth of 12 m, near Fingal Island, Port Stephens, New South Wales, July 2009. The male is biting the pectoral fin of the female.

Photographer:
Dave Harasti
Rights:
© Dave Harasti

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Tags fishes, ichthyology, Heterodontus portusjacksoni, Port Jackson Shark, mating, Heterodontidae, grey, brown, dots/spots, dark splotches, marine, adult, egg laying,