Scalloped hammerhead shark, Sphyrna lewini



Hammerhead sharks swim in a school underwater at Wolf Island in the Galapagos archipelago.  The hammerheads eyes and other sensor organs are placed far apart on its wide head to give the shark greater ability to sense the location of prey. Galapagos Islands, Ecuador, Sphyrna lewini, natural history stock photograph, photo id 16271Add To Light Table
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Hammerhead sharks swim in a school underwater at Wolf Island in the Galapagos archipelago. The hammerheads eyes and other sensor organs are placed far apart on its wide head to give the shark greater ability to sense the location of prey. Galapagos Islands, Ecuador

Stock Photo: 16271
Species: Scalloped hammerhead shark, Sphyrna lewini
Location: Wolf Island, Galapagos Islands, Ecuador
Format: Digital 3:2
Other Names: scalloped hammer head shark, tiburon martillo, cornuda
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