Boris the Bowmouth Guitar Shark

FUN FACT

Named for its distinctive mouth which undulates like a longbow, this deep-bodied Guitar Shark is unmistakable!

SEA LIFE Blackpool is home to Boris the Bowmouth Guitar Shark. Boris lives in our 500,000 litre ocean display and you can come face to fin with him by walking through the amazing underwater tunnel.

 

Known as a Ray Shark, the Bowmouth Guitar Shark is highly distinctive with a wide thick body, a blunt snout and a large shark-like dorsal and tail fins. When you see them swimming above you, you will notice that the shape is similar to that of a guitar!

 

Don’t miss feeding time with Boris at 2:30pm daily

FUN FACT

The Bowmouth Guitar Shark has sharp thorns on the bony ridges of its head which are used to defend itself by head butting!

FUN FACT

Named for its distinctive mouth which undulates like a longbow, this deep-bodied Guitar Shark is unmistakable!

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FUN FACT

Named for its distinctive mouth which undulates like a longbow, this deep-bodied Guitar Shark is unmistakable!

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SEA LIFE Blackpool is home to Boris the Bowmouth Guitar Shark. Boris lives in our 500,000 litre ocean display and you can come face to fin with him by walking through the amazing underwater tunnel.

 

Known as a Ray Shark, the Bowmouth Guitar Shark is highly distinctive with a wide thick body, a blunt snout and a large shark-like dorsal and tail fins. When you see them swimming above you, you will notice that the shape is similar to that of a guitar!

 

Don’t miss feeding time with Boris at 2:30pm daily

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SEA LIFE Blackpool is home to Boris the Bowmouth Guitar Shark. Boris lives in our 500,000 litre ocean display and you can come face to fin with him by walking through the amazing underwater tunnel.

 

Known as a Ray Shark, the Bowmouth Guitar Shark is highly distinctive with a wide thick body, a blunt snout and a large shark-like dorsal and tail fins. When you see them swimming above you, you will notice that the shape is similar to that of a guitar!

 

Don’t miss feeding time with Boris at 2:30pm daily

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FUN FACT

The Bowmouth Guitar Shark has sharp thorns on the bony ridges of its head which are used to defend itself by head butting!

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next

FUN FACT

The Bowmouth Guitar Shark has sharp thorns on the bony ridges of its head which are used to defend itself by head butting!

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