Long in the tooth: the Greenland shark may live four centuries

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Greenland shark, a big and slow-moving deep-ocean predator that prowls the frigid waters of the Arctic and North Atlantic, can claim the distinction of being the planet’s longest-living vertebrate, with a lifespan perhaps reaching about 400 years.


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