VeggieBoards banner
1 - 6 of 6 Posts

·
Registered
Joined
·
2,186 Posts
Discussion Starter · #1 ·
If I didn't see the footage "finnage?" of them I wouldn't beleive it.

Anyone know how big they are?.

PS: I can't wait until an aquarium keeps an oarfish or a giant squid.
 

·
Registered
Joined
·
8,489 Posts
The ones at the aquarium in Atlanta are not full grown. I'll have to look up their size(s).

As of June, the two females that arrived were 11 feet and 14 feet long. I don't know how long the males were. They have room for six full grown whale sharks in that aquarium. They are hoping they'll breed.
 

·
Registered
Joined
·
5,246 Posts
Some time ago, there was an article in a magazine about a whale shark who was stuck in a harbor or inlet by low tide. They were feeding him for a few days until he could swim out again. He learned to recognize the boat they were feeding him from and soon was swimming over to them with his mouth open (I say "his" and "him", but don't remember if it was a male or not).
 
1 - 6 of 6 Posts
This is an older thread, you may not receive a response, and could be reviving an old thread. Please consider creating a new thread.
Top