Whitetip Reef Sharks
  • Triaenodon Obesus
  • Habitat: occasionally coastal shallow water , deeper offshore (around 100 feet)
  • Location: warmer waters world-wide

  • Size: range between 1.5 meters

  • Description: whitetip reef sharks and white pattern on their fins. They are slow moving but are active throughout the day and night. Sometimes they can been seen sleeping on the bottom.

  • Diet: bony fish, shells

  • Feeding Habits: aggressive and feeds on large schools
  • Lifespan: between 12-16 years depending on gender
  • Offspring: 1-5 pups per litter

  • Status: No Threatened

  • Threatened by: fining, and bycatchAlt img