|DOF Valid Name
|Blacktip whaler, Common blacktip shark
|Fish Base Name
|Or chan, Yu hujung sirip hitam, Yu jereh, yu kepek hitam
|(Muller and Henle, 1839)
|Dark grey, ashy blue or dusky bronze on back, belly white or yellowish white; a dark band extending rearward along each side to about over origin of pelvic fin.
|A medium-sized whaler shark with a rather long snout. Black tips to most fins (some adult may lack distinctive fin markings). Serrated upper teeth. Labial furrows small and inconspicuous. First dorsal fin origin usually over or just behind pectoral fin insertion.Viviparous. Produces litters of 1 to 10 young. Size born 40-70 cm. Dept range 0-64 m, usually 0-30 m