Growth parameters for Carcharhinus limbatus
 
Maximum Length 275cm TL
n = 5
Note that studies where Loo is very different (+/- 1/3) from Lmax are doubtful.
Lm vs Linf graph [n = 2]
Reproductive graph [n = 2]
M vs K graph [n = 1]
M vs Linf graph [n = 1]
Longevity vs 3/K graph [n = 1]
ø = 3.76
L inf = 179.2 cm TL
K = 0.2
Median record no. 3
75155Ref. 75155
Loo
(cm)
Length Type K
(1/y)
to
(years)
Sex M
(1/y)
Temp° C Lm Ø' Country Locality Questionable Captive
166.0 TL 0.276 -0.88 M 26.0 134.0 3.88 USA Tampa Bay, Florida No No
176.0 FL 0.270 -1.20 25.0 3.92 USA Gulf of Mexico (laboratory aquaria) No Yes
179.2 TL 0.180 3.76 USA Gulf of Mexico (Florida coast) Yes No
195.0 TL 0.197 -1.15 F 0.26 26.0 160.0 3.87 USA Tampa Bay, Florida No No
214.0 TL 0.212 -1.94 3.99 USA northwestern Gulf of Mexico No No
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