Fact Sheet- Hammerhead Shark

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The Great Hammerhead (Sphyrna mokarran) and Scalloped Hammerhead (Sphyrna lewini) sharks are long lived, late maturing, and relatively slow growing. Great Hammerhead Sharks can live to up to 44 years and have a gestation period of 11 months producing 6-33 pups biennially. Scalloped Hammerhead Sharks can live to up to 35 years and have a gestation period of 8-12 months producing 15-31 pups biennially.


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