Sighting Detail

ID#4417
ByNicole Buxton (via Sunchaser Scuba)
DateFriday 10 June 2016
Verified
SpeciesLemon Shark (Negaprion brevirostris)
Quantityx6
Sexunknown
Length.3m
TypeSighting
ConfidenceCertain
ConditionsCalm
VisibilityGood
Depth.2m
Seen FromNone
LocationVirgin Gorda, BVI:  18.5020, -64.356, Atlantic Ocean
Notes

Wading in shallows of beach. 6 baby lemon sharks came up and swam around our ankles. Mangroves close by. Adult lemon came close but retreated quickly when noticing humans