Although whale sharks are massive, they are generally docile and inoffensive to humans. Whale sharks are even sometimes nice enough to let human swimmers hitch a ride.
Learn more about the Whale Shark.
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Corals, Jellyfish, and Sea AnemonesStatus/Date Listed as Endangered:
Area(s) Where Listed As Endangered:
Australia, Cambodia, China, Federated States of Micronesia, India, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Myanmar, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Singapore, Solomon Islands, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam
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