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Shark Dines Exclusively on Eggs of Ghost Sharks

The prickly dogfish shark has shown itself to be a surprisingly picky eater, according to new research.

September 21, 2016
5:06 PM EDT
The prickly dogfish has distinctive scales and a not-terribly shark-like look. Credit: Brit Finucci
Egg capsules of chimaera seemed to be the exclusive fare eaten by the prickly dogfish. Credit: Brit Finucci