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The largest great white shark found off the coast of the Mexican island of Guadalupe in the Pacific - VIDEO PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 13 August 2015 13:51
Shark researcher Mauricio Hoyos Padilla posted online a new video, which depicted a huge shark. The recording was made two years ago off the coast of the Mexican island of Guadalupe in the Pacific Ocean, but was first published only now, reports Daily Mail. Scientists gave white shark nicknamed Deep Blue. Its length is more than 6 meters and it weighed about 2.3 tons. According to experts, this is the great white shark recorded on camera. During shooting, Deep Blue was pregnant. The researchers observed a shark from inside metal cages. One of the scientists even managed to touch her fin. On the left side of the shark, scientists noticed the wound. According to experts, most likely, they were received during the fight with the other sharks. Its dorsal fin and tail also had scratches. The researchers believe that the age of Deep Blue is not less than 50 years. This is a rare case in which as many white sharks have become a victim of fishermen.