Fecundity of Carcharhinus falciformis
Main Ref: Bonfil, R., R. Mena and D. de Anda, 1993
Country: Mexico
Locality: Campeche Bank, Yucatan
Absolute Fecundity Fecundity Type: 
  min   2 (g) (cm)   Ref: Grove, J.S. and R.J. Lavenberg, 1997
  max   14 (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)  
  a: 95% confidence limit:  
  b: 95% confidence limit:  
Spawning Cycles: 1 (1/y)   Ref: Frisk, M.G., T.J. Miller and N.K. Dulvy, 2004
Comments: Gestation period lasts for 12 months, with as many as 12 pups born during late spring and early summer, possibly every two years. Full term embryos were noted from May through July. Pups at birth measure between 70 and 87 cm (Ref. 28023)
Entered by: Binohlan, Crispina B. - 28.01.94
Modified by: Luna, Susan M. - 11.05.06
Checked by: Froese, Rainer - 04.10.99
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