TITLE

Artificial Insemination of Shark a World-First

AUTHOR(S)
Luntz, Stephen
PUB. DATE
September 2005
SOURCE
Australasian Science;Sep2005, Vol. 26 Issue 8, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
18476559

 

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