Reproduction of Sphyrna tiburo
Document source: http://www.fishbase.org/Reproduction/FishReproSummary.php?ID=915&StockCode=931
 
Main Ref. Balon, E.K., 1990
Mode dioecism
Fertilization internal (oviduct)
Spawning frequency
Batch spawner Ref.  
Reproductive guild bearers
internal live bearers
Parental Care
Description of life cycle and mating behavior Viviparous, placental (Ref. 50449), with 6 to 9 young per litter. Size at birth about 35 to 40 cm.
Search for more references on reproduction Scirus
(e.g. 9948)
( e.g. cephalopods )
Entered by Torres, Armi G. on 09.16.94
Modified by Luna, Susan M. on 01.27.04
Checked by Froese, Rainer on 09.12.02
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