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Ocean floor rover finds large shark nursery in Irish waters9 Nov 8:48am

Ocean floor rover finds large shark nursery in Irish waters

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Vehicle discovers school of blackmouth catsharks around thousands of egg cases The largest shark nursery to have been found in Irish waters has been discovered among cold-water coral reefs 200 miles west of Ireland. A remotely operated vehicle surveying the deep ocean floor revealed thousands of egg cases, popularly known as “mermaid’s purses”, deposited on coral skeletons at depths of up to 750 metres (2,500ft).
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