AnAge entry for Carcharhinus brevipinna

Classification (HAGRID: 02226)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Chondrichthyes (Taxon entry)
            Order: Carcharhiniformes
                Family: Carcharhinidae
                    Genus: Carcharhinus
Species
Carcharhinus brevipinna
Common name
Spinner shark
Synonyms
Aprionodon brevipinna, Aprionodon caparti, Carcharias brevipinna, Isogomphodon maculipinnis, Longmania calamaria, Uranga nasuta, Carcharhinus maculipinnis

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
19 years (wild)
Source
ref. 822
Sample size
Medium
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations
No observations are presently available

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
3,285 days
Male sexual maturity
Litter size
8.5 (viviparous)
Interbirth interval
730 days
Adult weight
49,335 g

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

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ITIS 160401
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 263685
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