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A pile of leftover vertebrae columns and heads of Scallopped hammerhead shark, Sphyrna lewini after being finned and butchered, prior being sold to be processed into fish meal at a factory in Ranong, Thailand. Despite being listed as Endangered by the IUCN, and appendix ii of CITES, their population have suffered massive population declines throughout their distribution range.
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©Sirachai Arunrugstichai / iLCP
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A pile of leftover vertebrae columns and heads of Scallopped hammerhead shark, Sphyrna lewini after being finned and butchered, prior being sold to be processed into fish meal at a factory in Ranong, Thailand. Despite being listed as Endangered by the IUCN, and appendix ii of CITES, their population have suffered massive population declines throughout their distribution range.