Triaenodon obesus, Blunthead shark, Blunt-head shark, Light-tip shark, photos, facts and physical characteristics


Triaenodon obesus, Blunthead shark, Blunt-head shark, Light-tip shark, photos, facts and physical characteristics

Triaenodon obesus

Triaenodon obesus Description

Small, slender shark with an extremely short, broad snout, oval eyes, and conspicuous white tips on the 1st dorsal (sometimes 2nd) and upper lobe of caudal fin (sometimes lower lobe) ; 2nd dorsal almost as large as 1st; no interdorsal ridge. Spiracles usu

Triaenodon obesus Common Names

  • Blunthead shark, Blunt-head shark, Light-tip shark

Triaenodon obesus Taxonomic Structure

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

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Triaenodon obesus, marine species closely related

Triaenodon obesus, distinctive physical characteristics

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

Triaenodon obesus, geographic distribution

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

Triaenodon obesus, underwater photographers

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