A great white shark rises from the depths below image

Rising from the depths

A great white shark (Carcharodon carcharias) rises toward the surface from the depths below. When viewed from above, the white shark’s darker color on the upper-side of its body helps provide camouflage against the back drop of the dark depths. White sharks are ambush predators and rely on stealth when attacking larger prey from below.

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