AnAge entry for Squalus megalops

Classification (HAGRID: 01510)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Chondrichthyes (Taxon entry)
            Order: Squaliformes
                Family: Squalidae
                    Genus: Squalus
Species
Squalus megalops
Common name
Shortnose spurdog
Synonyms
Squalus probatovi

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

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

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
5,475 days
Male sexual maturity
Litter size
3 (viviparous)
Interbirth interval
730 days
Adult weight

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 160628
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 335062
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