A pack of killer whales have been filmed for the first time hunting and killing a TIGER SHARK!
The footage, which is believed to be a world-first, was captured off the coast of Costa Rica by underwater photographer Caroline Power and British marine biologist Nicholas Bach.
It shows three killer whales working as a team to force the panicked shark to the surface, wearing it down and taking opportunistic bites at its fins.
Eventually, a large bull moves in to deliver the death blow while flipping the shark onto its back in the process - which induces a state of paralysis known as tonic immobility.
The orcas then take…
turns at eating and stripping the seven-foot shark down to its bare bones before disappearing back into the ocean. The attack took place at Chatham Bay on Cocos Island, Costa Rica, on September 8.
It’s incredible how, a shark, which is supposed to be at the top of the food chain, simply falls insignificant before these magnificent hunters of the ocean!
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