12 Creatures of Christmas: Day 7 – Angel Sharks

The 12 Creatures of Christmas: Featuring some amazing and unique animals with a special holiday theme.

Angel Sharks possess flattened bodies and expanded, wing-like pectoral fins. Angel Sharks are ambush predators. They typically rest on the sea floor where special muscles help pump water over their gills, allowing them to breathe without swimming and lying motionless to strike unsuspecting prey!