Dog Breeds

Hammerhead Shark

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Chondrichthyes
Order: Carcharhiniformes
Family: Sphyrnidae
Genus: Sphyrna
Scientific Name: Sphyrna Zygaena
Type: Fish
Diet: Carnivore
Size: 3.5-6m (11.5-20ft)
Weight: 230-450kg (500-1000lbs)
Top Speed: 40km/h (25mph)
Life Span: 20-25 years
Lifestyle: Herd
Conservation Status: Threatened
Colour: Grey, Brown, White
Skin Type: Smooth
Favourite Food: Fish
Habitat: Warm waters and continental shelves
Average Litter Size: 26
Main Prey: Fish, Squid, Octopus
Predators: Tiger Shark, Great White Shark, Killer Whale
Special Features: Broad, flat head and large eyes


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