10 Of The Worlds Scariest Sharks

6- Nurse shark

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The nurse shark (Ginglymostoma cirratum) is a shark in the family Ginglymostomatidae. Nurse sharks can reach a length of 3.08 m (10.1 ft), and are native to warmer parts of the Atlantic and East Pacific.

The nurse shark is a common inshore bottom-dwelling shark, found in tropical and subtropical waters on the continental and insular shelves of the Atlantic and East Pacific. It is frequently found at depths of 1 m (3 ft 3 in) or less but may occur down to 75 m (246 ft). Its common habitats are reefs, channels between mangrove islands and sand flats. It can be seen in the Western Atlantic from Rhode Island down to southern Brazil, including the Caribbean; in the Eastern Atlantic from Cape Verde to Gabon (accidental north to France). In the East Pacific it ranges from Baja California to Peru. source

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