Sphyrna mokarran, great hammerhead, great hammerhead shark, Squat-headed hammerhead shark, photos, facts and physical characteristics


Sphyrna mokarran, great hammerhead, great hammerhead shark, Squat-headed hammerhead shark, photos, facts and physical characteristics

Sphyrna mokarran

Sphyrna mokarran Description

A very large hammerhead also with a notch at the center of the head. 1st dorsal fin very high and curved. 2nd dorsal and pelvic fins high and with deeply concave rear margins. Max length: 610 cm TL. Light grey or grey-brown above, white below; fins with

Sphyrna mokarran Common Names

  • great hammerhead, great hammerhead shark, Squat-headed hammerhead shark

Sphyrna mokarran Taxonomic Structure

What type of species is Sphyrna mokarran? Below, you will find the taxonomic groups the Sphyrna mokarran species belongs to.

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Sphyrna mokarran, marine species closely related

Sphyrna mokarran, distinctive physical characteristics

How to identify Sphyrna mokarran marine species? Below, you will find the list of main identification criteria and physical characteristics of marine species Sphyrna mokarran. For each identification criteria, the corresponding physical characteristics of marine species Sphyrna mokarran are marked in green.

Sphyrna mokarran, geographic distribution

Where is Sphyrna mokarran found in the world? Below, you will find the list and a world map of the geographic distribution where the marine species Sphyrna mokarran can be found.

Country Locations Dive Sites
New Caledonia Noumea Fausse passe de Dumbea

    Sphyrna mokarran, underwater photographers

    Which photographers have photos of Sphyrna mokarran species? Below, you will find the list of underwater photographers and their photos of the marine species Sphyrna mokarran.