In Empire of the Sharks, this marvel of Monster-movie-technology appears:

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Is it based on any real shark-species whose existance I totally missed, or is this species a movie-invention?

Please disregard all lights and metal attachments for species ID, of course ;).

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By the looks of it, it seems to be based on goblin shark.

a close-up of a goblin shark's head, courtesy of Wikipedia

  • Indeed! Today, I learned about a new shark-species ^^.
    – Layna
    Nov 11, 2017 at 21:07
  • @Layna So... are you going to accept the answer, or are you waiting for some other answer?
    – Dragomok
    Dec 3, 2017 at 7:15
  • Oops! Sorry, I actualyl thought I HAD accepted! Thanks for the heads-up :).
    – Layna
    Dec 3, 2017 at 12:09

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