0000.0214


Case Number0000.0214
DateCa. 214 B.C.
Year0
TypeUnprovoked
CountryUSA
AreaIonian Sea
LocationManomet Point, Plymouth, Plymouth County
ActivityAscending from a dive
NameTharsys, a sponge diver
SexM
Age18
InjuryFATAL, shark/s bit him in two
Fatal (Y/N)Y
Time12h30
SpeciesWhite shark, 12'
Investigator or SourceReported by Greek poet, Leonidas of Tarentum (228 B.C to 174 B.C.); V.M. Coppleson (1958), pp.4 &5