AnAge entry for Sphyrna lewini

Classification (HAGRID: 02250)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Chondrichthyes (Taxon entry)
            Order: Carcharhiniformes
                Family: Sphyrnidae
                    Genus: Sphyrna
Species
Sphyrna lewini
Common name
Scalloped hammerhead
Synonyms
Cestracion leeuwenii, Cestracion oceanica, Sphyrna diplana, Zygaena erythraea, Zygaena indica, Zygaena lewini

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

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

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
1,460 days
Male sexual maturity
1,387 days
Litter size
20.1 (viviparous)
Interbirth interval
365 days
Adult weight
83,820 g

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 160508
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 7823
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