The Biggest Fish in the Sea! Introducing.. Rhincodon typus!


There are plenty of "fish in the sea," but this one is the biggest!


Rhincodon typus, commonly known as the whale shark, is the largest

extant fish. It is unique and interesting to learn about, and yet so much is still

unknown about this gentle giant.


We hope that this website can improve your knowledge of a fish worth knowing

about! Look through each of the topic pages to get a glimpse into the life of a whale

shark and if you are hungry for more information be sure to check out the Sources

page and see where we found our information! If you would like to learn about other

organisms in one convenient spot, be sure to stop by and

have your fill of the amazing world of the organisms that share the earth with

you and I.


  Continue learning about the whale shark?

Go ahead to the next page, Classification!