great white shark
Name: Great White Shark
Origin: Oceans Worldwide
Habitat: Coastal Waters
Size: 4.5m & 1500kg
Diet: Sea Lions, Seals & Turtles
Attack/Defense: They have an unbelievable sense of smell that allows them to detect and hunt prey, they can smell a small amount of blood from up to 5km away.
Conservation Status: Vulnerable
Life Expectancy: 70 years
Once they have eaten great white sharks can go up to 3 months without consuming another meal.
They have a sixth sense called electroreception which allows them to detect electrical currents in the water generated by potential prey.
They do not have eyelids instead there eyes roll back into there head to protect them whilst attacking.