Why Is Mako Shark Endangered?

Answer: Mako sharks have an endangered status because of the same reasons other shark species have it, excessive human fishing, and hunting, either directly or bycatch. In particular, Mako sharks are victims of an infamous practice called shark finning which consists...
Types of Sharks

Types of Sharks

Some types of Sharks Shark Species Great White Shark Tiger Shark Whale Shark Bull Shark Hammerhead Shark Goblin Shark Mako Shark Blue Shark Lemon Shark Basking Shark Megamouth Shark Prehistoric Sharks There are many species of sharks found in the oceans around the...
Mako Shark

Mako Shark

Mako¬†Shark –¬†Isurus oxyrinchus The shortfin mako shark also is known as the blue pointer and bonito shark. It is a fast speed-swimming shark that has been called “the peregrine falcon of the sharks” in allusion to the fastest bird in the world. It is...

How Fast Does A Mako Shark Grow?

Answer: Mako sharks have a gestation period of 15-18 months in the mother uterus. After that, some of them are born with a length of about 2.1 feet (70 cm.) They can grow up to 9 to 12 feet. Links to other pages in this site How High Can A Shark Jump Out Of The Water?...