cow sharks of false bay

Posted on May 1, 2010 |

The cow sharks (notorynchus cepedianus) are amongst the most primitive sharks in the ocean. They move slowly, are very curious, often bump into you or your camera and have a goofy look. But they are capable of fast accelerations and can even catch sea lions…

Here are some pictures of cow sharks in False Bay, (South Africa) interacting with William Winram.