Mako shark found beached in France

Helmut Nickel, Shark Year Magazine,
12. January 2012

Date: 9. January 2012
Location: Lit-Et-Mixe, Aquitaine, France.
Species: Shortfin mako shark (Isurus oxyrinchus).
Size: said to be 2.5 metres in length.

The dead specimen was found on a beach at Lit-Et-Mixe,
which is located in the south-western part of France (on the
southern coast of the Bay of Biscay).

Source and Photo Credit: Surf Prevention Blog.


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