Atlantic Sharpnose Shark

Rhizoprionodon terraenovae

Also Known As

Newfoundland shark, Sharp-nosed shark, White shark

U.S. wild-caught Atlantic sharpnose shark is a smart seafood choice because it is sustainably managed and responsibly harvested under U.S. regulations.



Fresh year-round.


U.S. wild-caught from Virginia to Texas.


Reported to be quite tasty.



Health Benefits

Shark is a low-fat source of protein that is high in selenium and vitamins B6 and B12. More information on health and seafood.

Health & Nutrition

Nutrition facts

Serving weight 100 g
Amount per serving
Calories 130
Protein 21 g
Fat, total 4.5 g
Saturated fatty acids, total 0.9 g
Carbohydrate 0
Sugars, total 0
Fiber, total dietary 0
Cholesterol 51 mg
Selenium 36.5 mcg
Sodium 79 mg

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