Mitsukurina owstoni (Goblin Shark) found at continental shelf levels to deep sea depths the shelf is where most deep sea commercial fishing is done. Scientific Name: Mitsukurina owstoni Rank: Species Higher classification: Mitsukurina
Real - Goblin Shark - The first image is suspicious but I think it is real. It appears to be of a dead(how long?) specimen with the jaws extended and some shrinking causing the eye to appear strange. Maybe photoshopped but the other images show real sharks. To see the jaws in action, view a Youtube Video.(Look for Goblin Shark) The description is freaky that's why I didn't include a link..........Luckily it lives really deep in the ocean!
Sharks are incredibly unique creatures, and exhibit a surprising diversity of shapes and sizes. Check out these 5 "wacky" sharks - including the infamous Goblin shark! For more about sharks visit Sport Diver magazine online.
Another look at the goblin shark (Mitsukurina owstoni), a deep sea creature that's been sighted less that fifty times since its discovery. They're the only living representative of the family Mitsukurinidae. This thing is hideous.
Goblin Shark - This extremely rare shark is one bizarre looking creature. Most famous for its extended snout and gruesome teeth, goblin sharks have been found as deep as 4000 feet. They can grow up to 14 feet m) long and weigh 350 lb kg). }}} Shit E