Blacktip Reef Shark
Blacktip Reef Sark Facts!
- Blacktips have been reported entering brackish river mouths through Malaysia and Madagascar – where they have also been found in brackish lakes.
- Due to its smaller size, this species is not typically regarded as a danger to humans. People wading in shallow water however, have suffered bites upon their feet and legs.
- The blacktip is one of the most common sharks found on reef sites throughout the Indo-Pacific region.