Fish ID: Whitetip Reef Shark

Requiem shark whitetip reef shark triaenodon obesus ukn hp
Family Requiem Shark (CARCHARHINIDAE)
species Triaenodon obesus
size To 2m
locality Close to reefs
behaviour Solitary or small groups
range Indo Pacific

More elongated and cylindrical than other requiem sharks; White tips on dorsal and top tail lobe.