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Whale Shark

Rhincodon typus

Description:

Whale sharks at the Georgia Aquarium, there are 3 young adults in the tank approx. 15-20 ft. long. They are a filter feeding fish and can grow up to 30 ft. long making them the largest fish in the sea.



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Atlanta, Georgia, USA

Lat: 33.75, Long: -84.39

Spotted on May 24, 2011
Submitted on Jan 19, 2012

Spotted for mission

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