Artificial Insemination of Shark a World-First

Luntz, Stephen
September 2005
Australasian Science;Sep2005, Vol. 26 Issue 8, p4
Reports on the first artificial insemination of a shark performed by scientists at the Melbourne Aquarium in Victoria. Plan to apply the scheme to the Aquarium's endangered grey nurse shark; Stage of the reproductive cycle of the shark during the insemination; Difficulties experienced in performing a shark insemination according to curator Nick Kirby.


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