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Blue shark (Prionace glauca), Faial-Pico Channel, Azores Islands, Portugal


English: Blue shark (Prionace glauca), Faial-Pico Channel, Azores Islands, Portugal. The blue shark is a species of requiem shark, in the family Carcharhinidae, that inhabits deep waters (images taken though between 5 and 10 meter below water) averaging around 3.1 m (10 ft) and preferring cooler waters. They can live up to 20 years, can move very quickly and feed primarily on small fish and squid, although they can take larger prey.
Español: Tiburón azul (Prionace glauca), canal Fayal-Pico, islas Azores, Portugal. El tiburón azul pertenece a la familia de los carcarrínidos, que habita en aguas profundas (imágenes tomadas entre 5 y 10 metros bajo el agua) de una longitud aproximada de de 3 m y que prefiere aguas más frías. Pueden vivir hasta 20 años, se pueden mover muy rápidamente y se alimentan principalmente de peces pequeños y calamares, aunque pueden capturar presas más grandes.
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