Top Ten Most Bizarre Sharks

There are many animals on Earth that are so bizarre, it looks like they're from another world. Some of them are sharks. Here's a list of them. Which one do you think is the most bizarre? Cast your votes and comment! Feel free to add more!

The Top Ten

1 Goblin Shark Goblin Shark
2 Helicoprion

It's an extinct genus of prehistoric sharks with a strange chainsaw-like bottom jaw. That's how it got its nickname (chainsaw shark) - BlueFrostOfThunderClan

3 Stethacanthus

It's an extinct genus of prehistoric sharks. Its most notable feature is its anvil-like dorsal fin - BlueFrostOfThunderClan

4 Cookie Cutter Shark

It isn't a very big shark, but it still looks a littlw scary. Especially that its mouth is shaped like a sinister smile. It got its name because of its cookie-cutter-like teeth and how it makes cookie-cutter-shaped wounds on its preys - BlueFrostOfThunderClan

5 Frilled Shark

It has an eel-like body and 6 pairs of frill-like gills. The first pair of gills meet across the throat, making it look like a collar - BlueFrostOfThunderClan

6 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.
7 Ghost Shark

Also known as the elephant shark. It has a strange snout and 1 big tooth (kinda shaped like a skull) - BlueFrostOfThunderClan

8 Daggernose Shark

It has a strange thin snout shaped like a dagger - BlueFrostOfThunderClan

9 Thresher Shark

It has a strange tail. The tail of this shark is very long and is used as a weapon to stun its preys - BlueFrostOfThunderClan

10 Dumb Gulper Shark

Also known as the dumb shark, Harrison's deep-sea dogfish, and Harrison's dogfish. It has large eyes and unusually large mouth. Anyways, why is it called dumb? - BlueFrostOfThunderClan

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.

Yes it is extinct but this is scary! just imagining being in the ocean and one of these jumping out of the water - Jonerman

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