Exhibit ovoviparity (aplacental viviparity), with embryos feeding on other ova produced by the mother (oophagy) after the yolk sac is absorbed (Ref. 50449). Up to 10, possibly 14 young born at 120-150 cm (Ref. 26346). Distinct pairing with embrace (Ref. 205). Male and female may swim in parallel while copulating (Ref. 28042, 49562).
- Gilmore, R.G. 1993 Reproductive biology of lamnoid sharks. Environ. Biol. Fish. 38(1/3):95-114. http://www.fishbase.org/references/FBRefSummary.php?id=8614