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Hammerhead Sharks are fishs that lead a herd life. Scientific name is sphyrna zygaena. Fasted recorded speed of a hammerhead shark is 40km/h (25mph). Hammerhead Sharks life span is 20-25 years. The animal has a weight of 230-450kg (500-1000lbs). 3.5-6m (11.5-20ft) is a usual size of a hammerhead shark.

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Facts about hammerhead sharks
NameHammerhead Shark
GenusSphyrna
TypeFish
Size3.5-6m (11.5-20ft)
Scientific NameSphyrna zygaena
LifestyleHerd
KingdomAnimalia
Main PreyFish, squid, octopus
Life Span20-25 years
PredatorsTiger shark, great white shark, killer whale
Conservation StatusThreatened
Top Speed40km/h (25mph)
Average Litter Size26
PhylumChordata
DietCarnivore
FamilySphyrnidae
ClassChondrichthyes
HabitatWarm waters and continental shelves
OrderCarcharhiniformes
Skin TypeSmooth
ColourGrey, brown, white
Weight230-450kg (500-1000lbs)
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