Northern River Shark

Glyphis garricki
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Quick Facts

Scientific name Glyphis garricki
Other names New Guinea River Shark
Size Up to 2.5 m (8.2 ft)
Weight Over 80 kg (176 lb)


Habitat & AU Distribution Coastal and brackish waters, large rivers, estuaries & bays amongst silty and muddy bottoms
Depth Range 0 - 11 m (36 ft)
Northern River Shark Distribution