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Remarkable Walking Sharks Are Strutting All Over and Here's Their Deal

2 monthes ago   |   By Time

Scientists have discovered four new species of walking sharks proving the ocean somehow can always seem a little more mysterious.
According to a study published in the Marine and Freshwater Research journal on Tuesday, the Hemiscylliidae genus of sharks “walk” using their pectoral and pelvic fins to move across the ocean floor and live in coastal waters around northern Australia and the island of New Guinea.
But if you're now having visions of a walking Jaws strolling toward you through the surf, not to worry. The scientists who authored the study say that walking sharks, also called...
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