This 'lost shark' has just been discovered - but might already be extinct

Illustration of the shark species Carcharhinus obolerus.

The shark was heavily fished in the South China Sea. Image: Lindsay Marhsall/

Emma Farge
Correspondent, Reuters Geneva
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Preserved specimen of the shark species Carcharhinus obsolerus.
Preserved specimen of the shark species Carcharhinus obsolerus. Image: CSIRO Australian National Fish Collection
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