A hermaphroditic Port Jackson shark, Heterodontus portusjacksoni , with complete and separate female and male reproductive tracts

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One of 353 Port Jackson sharks, Heterodontus portusjacksoni, caught o¡ the southern coast of Western Australia, was a hermaphrodite. The female reproductive tract consisted of a large (functional) right ovary with three large yolked ova, a small non-functional left ovary and two well-developed uteri and oviducal glands. The male tract comprised two… (More)

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@inproceedings{Jones2005AHP, title={A hermaphroditic Port Jackson shark, Heterodontus portusjacksoni , with complete and separate female and male reproductive tracts}, author={A. A. Jones and I. C. Potter}, year={2005} }