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  Leopard Shark (female)

 

Vietnam

A female Leopard Shark, also commonly known as Zebra Shark, at the Tri Nguyen Aquarium in Nha Trang, in central Vietnam.

 

It is found throughout the tropical Indo-Pacific, where it dwells in shallow waters to a depth of around 62 meters, and is hence often found in coral reefs and sandy flats.

 

  Leopard Shark (female)

 

  Leopard Shark (female)

 

This one is being cleaned by a Slender Sharksucker (fig.), a kind of remora suckerfish also commonly known as Live Sharksucker. See also List of Thai Animal Names.

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