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Fecundity of Somniosus microcephalus
Main Ref: Compagno, L.J.V., 1984
Country:  
Locality: Arctic and boreal Atlantic, North Atlantic (Gulf of maine and North Sea), off South Africa deepwater, off Kerguelen Island
Ecosystem:
Absolute Fecundity Fecundity Type: 
  min   10 (g) 500 (cm) TL  Ref: Compagno, L.J.V., 1984
  max     (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: (1/y)   Ref:
Comments: Ovoviviparous; the 10 young in 1 uterus of a 5 m female was about 37 cm long.
Entered by: Cachuela Palacio, Monalisa - 17.03.00
Modified by: Luna, Susan M. - 04.01.05
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