The 'King' of Shark Reef, Whitenose is undoubtedly one of the most special and popular male Bull Sharks frequenting the Reserve. His good looks and attitude make Whitenose a fan favorite and a Shark Icon.
Whitenose is named for, and easily recognized by the distinctive bright white mark at the tip of his nose.
Whitenose has been visting SRMR since June 2003, and he is one of our older sharks approx. 25-30 years of age and slighly less than 2m in length.
Whitenose is extremely confident and at ease around people and will often approach and closely inspect divers.
Whitenose belongs to a tribe of specialized hand feeders.
What Is Included
Whitenose comes with the Virtual Adoption Pack
A Welcome Letter
Official, personalised Fijian Shark Adoption Certificate
Photo of Your Shark
Personality Card of Your Shark with exclusive details by the Fijian divers and researchers who know Your Shark individually