- whale shark
- And even bigger still in fact the biggest of all fish: the whale shark.
- More like a whale than a shark the whale shark only uses its teeth for eating plankton.
- Whale sharks are ovoviviparous meaning that eggs hatch within the mother's body and then are released.
- The world conservation union lists the whale shark as a vulnerable species.
- And a whale shark was devouring me.
- The whale shark the world's largest fish can grow to be over15m long and weigh over18tons.
- Heavy fishing of the whale shark in several areas of asia is believed to be one reason for its population decline.
- A whale shark's mouth can reach four feet across.