Nurse Shark

Ginglymostoma cirratum

Max Size
14ft
Range
North Carolina to Brazil
Habitat
Coastal and Offshore waters.

Nurse sharks are occasionaly seen off our coast. They are very passive and are usually seen up under an overhang. I've seen these guys from Masonboro Jetty out to the Hyde.

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Nurse shark on the Hyde

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