AnAge entry for Triaenodon obesus

Classification (HAGRID: 02247)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Chondrichthyes (Taxon entry)
            Order: Carcharhiniformes
                Family: Carcharhinidae
                    Genus: Triaenodon
Species
Triaenodon obesus
Common name
Whitetip reef shark
Synonyms
Carcharias obesus, Triaenodon apicalis

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
25 years (wild)
Source
ref. 1
Sample size
Medium
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations
No observations are presently available

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
2,920 days
Male sexual maturity
Adult weight
10,065 g

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 160453
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 496413
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