I also heard a rumour this week of a thresher shark
being caught off Montrose.
SHARKNADO Pelagic Thresher shark
(photo by Noel Guevara)
The boat named MBCA Thresher Shark
was at the vicinity of Malapascua and Capitancillo islands for an island hopping excursion around 11 a.m.
Visayas - Nothing But H20, Boracay; Shangri-La Resort and Spa, Boracay; Shangri-La Resort and Spa, Mactan, Cebu; Kandaya Resort, Cebu; Evolution Diving Resort, Malapascua, Cebu; Thresher Shark
Divers, Malapascua, Cebu; Club Paradise Coron, Palawan; Freediving, Coron, Palawan; Kalye Artisano Coron, Palawan; Red Carabao Coron, Palawan; Sangat Island Dive Resort, Coron, Palawan; Adventure Scuba, El Nido, Palawan; Cauayan Island Resort, El Nido, Palawan; Salt and Sun, El Nido, Palawan; Atlantis Dive Resort, Dumaguete
In total, there are only about 13 species (shortfin and longfin mako, white, porbeagle, salmon, blue, oceanic whitetip, silky, basking, tope, and pelagic, common, and bigeye thresher shark
) that have these special traits.
Ten co-exhibitors joined the TPB booth, namely Magic Resorts Philippines, Scandi Divers Resort, Atlantis Hotel, Atmosphere Resort and spa, Philippine Dive Holidays, Seaquest Dive Center, Buceo Anilao Beach and Dive Resort, Fish Unlimited Beach and Dive Resort, Thresher Shark
Divers and Aiyanar Beach and Dive Resort.
A THRESHER shark
leaps from the water off the coast of Torquay in Devon, a very rare sighting in the UK.
Incredible photos of a Thresher Shark
breaching waters in Lyme Bay, which stretches between Dorset and East Devon, have also wowed marine experts.
They also made headlines in 2015 after someone on board reeled in a 19-stone thresher shark
, believed to be only the second of its kind ever caught off Wales.
Trophic shift in the diet of the pelagic thresher shark
based on stomach contents and stable isotope analyses.
"Towards the end of the show a thresher shark
will leap out at the audience, which should knock their socks off!" she said.