AnAge entry for Carcharhinus cautus

Classification (HAGRID: 01405)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Chondrichthyes (Taxon entry)
            Order: Carcharhiniformes
                Family: Carcharhinidae
                    Genus: Carcharhinus
Species
Carcharhinus cautus
Common name
Nervous shark
Synonyms
Galeolamna cautus

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

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

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
2,190 days
Male sexual maturity
Litter size
4.2 (viviparous)
Interbirth interval
730 days
Adult weight

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 160388
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 443757
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