• 0
Burtie

Bamboo Shark? (Blind Shark)

Question

I caught this off the gantry at Bawley Point on Monday.  Is this a bamboo shark??

Bamboo shark.jpg

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

5 answers to this question

  • 1

No Burtie. It's a Blind Shark Brachaelurus waddi.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
  • 0

BrachaelurWaddiRLS.jpg

At first i thought it was some kind of bamboo shark but now i have to agree with blackfish 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
  • 0

I don't believe Bamboo Sharks are found in OZ.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
  • 0

We see quite a few in the shallow reefs and headlands while diving, by the way agree on blind shark.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
  • 0

Thank you! :)  He was a cool creature - had a bit of fight in him too!

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!


Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.


Sign In Now

  • Forum Statistics

    • Total Topics
      61,621
    • Total Posts
      492,684