Hygienic Thresher Sharks Head to "Cleaner Stations" To Stay Healthy (Video)

March 18, 2011 by  
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What do thresher sharks do when they feel like they need a spiff-me-up? Apparently there are specific cleaning zones they visit to allow cleaner fish to pick off parasites. BBC News reports that scientists filmed sharks off the coast of the Philippines visiting a tropical seamount that is a habitat for just such cleaner fish — and also a popular vacation spot for the sharks

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Hygienic Thresher Sharks Head to "Cleaner Stations" To Stay Healthy (Video)

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