Home > Fishes > Sharks > Carcharhinus galapagensis

Family Carcharhinidae


Carcharhinus galapagensis

Fish Hole, Midway Atoll, 30 feet


Fish Hole, Midway Atoll

Maro Reef, NWHI, 20 feet


Angel Ledge, Midway Atoll, 20 feet


Haleiwa, Oahu

cropped, Maro Reef, NWHI, 20 feet


Common in deeper coastal waters of subtropical islands worldwide.  Lacks distinctive markings except for a ridge of skin from the dorsal fin to the tail.  Attains 12 feet.