Economic Importance for Humans: Positive
Shark teeth are lost frequently and are prized gifts in many regions of the world. Shark is a delicacy that is eaten in many areas.
Positive Impacts: food ; body parts are source of valuable material; ecotourism ; research and education
- 2005. "Conservation on International Trade in Endangeren Species of wild flora and fauna" (On-line). Accessed November 19, 2005 at http://www.cites.org/.