A grey reef shark (Carcharhinus amblyrhynchos) with potential prey. You can see the right pectoral fin pointing down instead of to the side, which is how they execute tight turns. I witnessed this fascinating behaviour during a night dive in French Polynesia.
The end? What do you think happened next?
- © Hannes Klostermann | HK-UNDERWATER.COM 2018
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Animals, Cartilaginous Fishes (Chondrichthyes), Diving, Elasmobranchii, Fish, Galeomorphi, Grey Reef Shark (Carcharhinus amblyrhynchos), Ground Sharks (Carcharhiniformes), Neoselachii, Night Dive, Ocean, Pacific Ocean, Requiem Sharks (Carcharhinidae), Salt Water, Scuba Diving, Selachii, Sharks (Selachimorpha), Sharks and Rays (Euselachii), Tauchen, Underwater
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- French Polynesia