The "shark from the age of the dinosaurs" is capable of trapping "squid, fish and other sharks in sudden lunges". The interesting thing was that the prehistoric frilled shark was caught alive and not in the form of fossils.
Scientists from Portugal's Institute for the Sea and Atmosphere (IPMA) have dubbed the catch a "living fossil", after using techniques to identify the animal that indicates the species dates back nearly 80 million years.
A group of scientists working on an European Union research and conservation mission captured a terrifying-looking shark off the Algarve coast in August - but struggled to identify it, until now.
The discovery of the shark - a male 1.5 metres in length (5ft) and caught at a depth of 700 metres (2,300ft) off the resort of Portimao - was considered a rare find. The gills are frilly with fluffy edges.
The creature gets its name from the frilled nature of its teeth, which allow it to devour its food.
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The reason people are not much aware about this freaky creature is because of its rare contact with human as it lives deep down the oceans, off the coasts of Japan, New Zealand and Australia.
Portugal's Institute for Sea and Atmosphere is part of the Europe-wide MINOUW Project, which is made up of maritime science bodies from the continent, bringing together scientists, fishermen, NGOs and even policy makers.
The frilled shark has a remarkably simple anatomy, probably because of a lack of nutrients in its aquatic environment.
It's an ultra rare shark named Chlamydoselachus anguineus. They are members of some of the most ancient groups of sharks in the world.
Peethambaran wanted his party to be given time till the High Court gave its decision on the petition filed by Mr. The BJP will lay a siege to the secretariat on Monday demanding the ouster of transport minister Thomas Chandy.
Last night he gave Joe Gomez, Ruben Loftus-Cheek, Jack Cork and Tammy Abraham global debuts, in the 0-0 draw with Germany . They've only won one game all season, ironically against the midfielder's parent club, meaning he wasn't even involved.
Emirates is by far the largest buyer of the world's largest passenger jet, the A380, with 142 on order and 100 already delivered. Industry sources say at least one of the ex-Singapore jets will be operated by Portugal-based HiFly.
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He performed the track that won him best song - " There's Nothing Holding Me Back " - in front of an electrified crowd in London . David Guetta closed the show with his new single, "Dirty, Sexy, Money", with guests French Montana, Charli XCX and Afrojack.
There will be two variants - a 3GB RAM + 32GB ROM version for the USA and Europe and a 4GB RAM + 64GB model for other markets. The selfie camera can shoot images in 4MP low-light mode, Face filters, Beautification Mode and Professional mode.
During the scheme, cars with number plates ending with an odd number will be allowed to ply only on odd dates (1, 3, 5 etc). Should you violate the rules for the odd-even scheme, you will be fined ₹ 2,000.
That power will flow through Corvette's well-known Tremec TR7070 seven-speed manual gearbox or an optional eight-speed automatic. But the ZR1 isn't just about grunt, the Chevrolet engineers have tuned every element of the auto for maximum performance.
So should you get the Redmi Note 4? The highlight of the Redmi Note 4 is the performance and its battery life. The smartphone comes equipped with a 13MP rear camera, while there is a 5MP front facing camera for selfies.
I had a very good last few corners and I could see when we pulled out of the last corner that he was quite far away. "I managed to pass him on the re-start, but after that it was so hard ".
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Nets G Russell to miss time with injury
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