Image: Claspers of a Bull Shark

Claspers of a Bull Shark

Claspers of a Bull Shark caught in Middle Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, February 1999. The claspers are located between the pelvic fins and are used for sperm transfer to the female.

Photographer:
Paul Ovenden
Rights:
© Australian Museum

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Tags ichthyology, Bull Shark, Carcharhinus leucas, Carcharhinidae, fishes,