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Somniosus microcephalus is a species of modern sharks in the family sleeper sharks. They are listed as vulnerable by IUCN. They are native to Atlantic Ocean. They are solitary carnivores. Individuals can grow to 730 cm. They have parental care (female provides care). They rely on swimming to move around.

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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Somniosus microcephalus (Bloch & Schneider 1801). View this species on GBIF