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Fecundity of Carcharhinus leucas
Main Ref: van der Elst, R.P. and F. Adkin (eds.), 1991
Country: South Africa
Locality: coastal waters
Ecosystem:
Absolute Fecundity Fecundity Type: 
  min   11 (g) (cm)   Ref: van der Elst, R.P. and F. Adkin (eds.), 1991
  max   12 (g) (cm)  
  mean     (g) (cm)  
Comments on Fecundity:
Relative Fecundity
Min: Ref.:
Mean: Ref.:
Max: Ref.:
Fecundity/length relationship ( F = a * L ^b):
  Size: (cm)  
  n:
  a: 95% confidence limit:  
  b: 95% confidence limit:  
  r2:  
Spawning Cycles: 0.5 (1/y)   Ref: Frisk, M.G., T.J. Miller and N.K. Dulvy, 2004
Comments: Pupping occurs in summer, close to estuaries; 11-12 pups of about 60-70 cm TL.
Entered by: Binohlan, Crispina B. - 14.10.93
Modified by: Luna, Susan M. - 11.05.06
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