Dead Shark found in MallorcaHelmut Nickel, Shark Year Magazine 16. September 2011
Date: 15. September 2011.
Location: Sóller, Mallorca, Balearic Islands, Spain.
Species: Bluntnose sixgill shark ( Hexanchus griseus ).
Size: reported to be approx. 4 metres in length.
The shark was found dead, floating in the waters of Port de Sóller.
The cause of death is currently unknown .
Update on 23. 09. 2011 : Link to Video
Source: elmundo.es by Gabriel Mercé
Photo Credit: Gabriel Mercé .
Thanks to Biel Aguareles for forwarding the story.