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'Walking Shark' Discovered in Indonesia


Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, discovery )

Cher
- 383 days ago - theguardian.com
Previously unknown fish, Hemiscyllium halmahera, uses its fins to move along the sea bed in search of crustaceans



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Comments

Sue Matheson (71)
Saturday August 31, 2013, 7:09 pm
thanks
 

Kim O. (399)
Saturday August 31, 2013, 8:12 pm
Very interesting! Thanks for sharing Cher. I would be nice if humans quit destroying all of the species before we've even discovered them all yet.
 

samantha l (0)
Saturday August 31, 2013, 9:45 pm
Cool!
 

PrimaSICK B. (1278)
Saturday August 31, 2013, 9:49 pm
Well,this is very interesting!!
 

Jerry B. (120)
Saturday August 31, 2013, 10:01 pm
Noted, that is cool..thanks Cher!
 

Chee Siong Tan (2)
Saturday August 31, 2013, 10:45 pm
Who Knows What Species Are There Yet To Be Discovered.
 

Trina Hawkins (24)
Sunday September 1, 2013, 12:31 am
Noted ! Wow,just amazing ! So many creatures we haven't seen or heard about ,and I'm sure We All know why ,Right ? Seems as though we Humans always Kill everything we don't understand ! We need to just LEAVE the Creatures alone,they have done just fine without US interfering in their Life Cycle !
 

Dwain La,Brooy (331)
Sunday September 1, 2013, 5:28 am
o.O ˅я ɨɲţя$ţɨɲǥ, ţhąɲЌ$ 4 $hąяɨɲǥ! O.o
 

Allan Yorkowitz (453)
Sunday September 1, 2013, 9:50 am
Thank goodness these sharks swim along the bottom of the ocean...Indonesia would have captured them long ago.
 

monka blank (74)
Sunday September 1, 2013, 12:15 pm
interesting, today I saw a giant Stingray in Colombia on NatGeo., they can kill humans in shallow water, so be aware !!
 

Sonia Minwer Barakat Reque (51)
Sunday September 1, 2013, 1:00 pm
Very interesting,Thanks for sharing
 

Maria S. (102)
Sunday September 1, 2013, 2:54 pm
Interesting. Thanks for sharing!
 

Connie O. (42)
Sunday September 1, 2013, 3:03 pm
very interesting...thanks
 

Ruth S. (307)
Sunday September 1, 2013, 3:15 pm
Good to know, now leave them alone!
 

Christine Stewart (131)
Sunday September 1, 2013, 6:02 pm
Run, don't walk, and hide, poor little shark!
 

Sara P. (57)
Tuesday September 3, 2013, 8:03 am
I hope that this creature will continue to live a long, wild and free life :) Thanks Cher.
 
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