Rare 800-Pound Sea Creature Caught Off Miami Beach
A fisherman made quite the bizarre catch off the coast of Miami when he hooked a rare Hookskate shark.By Briana Altergott | November 26, 2013
A fisherman made quite the bizarre catch off the coast of Miami over the weekend — just take a look.
"Check out this huge beast known as a Hookskate shark. The thing is about 800 pounds and usually seen hundreds of feet below sea level." (Via WXYZ)
Captain Mark Quartiano, aka "Mark the Shark," says he hooked the rare find — a 14 footer — while shooting a series of shows for a Japanese television network. (Via WTVJ)