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Mermaid Purse

on June 17, 2013

Fun fact of the day…

Exactly how a shark comes into the world depends on its species. Some, such as horn sharks, hatch from egg cases called “mermaid’s purses.” These tough, leathery pouches protect the eggs while the sharks are growing.

http://dsc.discovery.com/tv-shows/shark-week/lists/top-shark-facts.htm

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