Best Shark Species


The Top Ten

1 Great White Shark Great White Shark The great white shark, also known as the great white, white pointer, white shark, or white death, is a species of large lamniform shark which can be found in the coastal surface waters of all the major oceans.

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I love sharks and have always wanted to see a great white. It's sad that they die in aquariums. - SharkLover12

Fearsome predator not to mess with

It's fintastic. - Cyri

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2 Tiger Shark Tiger Shark The tiger shark is a species of requiem shark and the only extant member of the genus Galeocerdo. It is a large macropredator, capable of attaining a length over 5 m. Populations are found in many tropical and temperate waters, especially around central Pacific islands.

He is sups mega ultra cool
'cause he eats anything just like me

He eats everything

One of my favorites

3 Whale Shark Whale Shark The whale shark is the world's largest living shark as well as the largest living fish. Whale sharks grow up to 45 ft. (13.7 m) long, and can weigh as much as 13 tons (11.6 tonnes). Their mouths alone are a whopping 6 ft. (1.8 m) across-big enough to gulp down three percent of their body weight in food more.

Largest shark ever! The whale shark is the oceans gentle giant - mewmaster777

While it looks like a terrifying giant, this shark is completely harmless. It feeds on planktons - XxDarkStorm_PhoenixMothxX

World's biggest fish right here.

Totally the best because its cute and it don't attack you! it loves the humans

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4 Bull Shark Bull Shark The bull shark is a requiem shark that is considerably dangerous. These sharks live in both freshwater and saltwater environments. Bull sharks can be recognized by seeing a shark in freshwater and watching the shark due a hit and run.

The bull shark is the most dangerous shark species and not the 5 best shark this shark is the greatest not the great white a bulk shark would destroy a great white

It is my favorite animal but almost all of its attacks are fatal they do not attack as much great whites and tiger sharks

It kills hundreds of people a year

The Bull shark does not kill hundreds of people a year. I don't know where you heard that, but there are only about 70 attacks occurring a year out of ALL the shark species, and only around 16 of them are fatal. - sharkfreak101

5 Mako Shark Mako Shark
6 Great Hammerhead Shark
7 Hammerhead Shark

My all time favorite shark. It's like a great white with a hammer for a head! It's just awesome! - andtheskyfell

8 Shortfin Mako Shortfin Mako

Totally the best shark - it's got the shape, the teeth, the coloring, the EYE...and it will kill you.

That picture is intimidating.

9 Basking Shark

Same thing as whale shark - XxDarkStorm_PhoenixMothxX

10 Angel Shark

The Contenders

11 Megalodon Megalodon The megalodon is an extinct species of shark which was about 59 feet (18 meters) long and hunted in the seas until about 1.5 million years ago. It was similar to today's great white shark-but three times longer and 20 times heavier. more.

I would go wild ape if we were to discover this shark somewhere, deep in the ocean. It's never going to happen mind you...but it would be awesome. - andtheskyfell

That is sad

12 Blue Shark
13 Sand Tiger Shark
14 Nurse Shark
15 Greenland Shark

This thing can devour a human, we just do not swim in the cold waters, this shark ate, fish, polar bears, dear, and much more

16 Whitetip Reef Shark
17 Goblin Shark Goblin Shark
18 Oceanic Whitetip Shark
19 Lemon Shark
20 Thresher Shark
21 Six-Gill Shark
22 Cookiecutter Shark

I can't imagine what caused this shark to evolve the peculiar jaws it has.

23 Wobbegong
24 Pacific Sharpnose Shark
25 Reef Shark
26 Frill Shark
27 Gray Reef Shark
28 Pyjama Shark
29 Frilled Shark
30 Speartooth Shark
31 Megamouth Shark Megamouth Shark Megamouth sharks are a species of deepwater shark. The first one of this species was discovered in 1976 when a U.S. naval ship discovered something very strange caught on its sea anchor. Scientists dubbed it megamouth for obvious reasons. Since then, the megamouth shark has proved to be extremely elusive. more.
32 Bahamas Sawshark
33 Bluntnose Sixgill Shark
34 Bramble Shark
35 Sleeper Shark
36 Spiny Dogfish
37 Mexican Cyclops Shark
38 Blacktip Reef Shark
39 Leopard Shark
40 Sawshark
41 Stethacanthus
42 Sharpnose Sevengill Shark
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