VIDEO: ‘Alien Shark’ Hauled In off Japan Coast

By  //  May 13, 2014

Loading the player ...
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Share on Delicious Digg This Stumble This

only 58 known sightings in history

ABOVE VIDEO: An Alien shark” was hauled from a depth of 2,600 feet, with only 58 known sightings in history. A public necropsy was performed this week on a rare megamouth shark caught off Shizuoka, Japan, providing onlookers with a glimpse of the prehistoric-looking creature.

Below is an excerpt from LiveLeak.com:

ALIEN-SHARK-435-13“A public necropsy was performed this week on a rare megamouth shark caught off Shizuoka, Japan, providing onlookers with a glimpse of the prehistoric-looking creature.

The capture of the 13-foot female megamouth late last month was not widely reported, but it was an extremely rare event. About 1,500 people showed at the Marine Science Museum in Shizuoka City to witness the necropsy, which might help scientists learn more about the mysterious sharks.”

RELATED CONTENT: Rare Goblin Shark Caught Off Florida Coast


Click here to contribute your news or announcements Free

Leave a Comment