Whale Sharks are Ovoviviparous meaning they have eggs with hatch inside of them with no placental connection between the mother and the pup , no one has ever witnessed the birth of a whale shark . Yet.
Asked in Orcas (killer whales)
What are the differences between killer whales and sharks?
The killer whale is a mammal whereas the shark is a fish.the killer whale give birth to young alive while the shark lays eggs A Killer Whale has a blow hole, and is a mamal!:) To start with sharks are fish and whales are mammals sharks have gills whales have lungs. The shark has three scars and whales don't. Whales have black skin but sharks don't. Shoutout to omarion ...
Asked in Whale Sharks
Why are whale sharks considered to be sharks and not whale?
Because whale sharks are not mammals and all whales are mammals. They mainly call them whale sharks because of their large size and the fact that the filter-feed. ...
Asked in Fish
Do Sharks give birth or lay eggs?
sharks do not lay eggs Shark species all lay eggs but some species retain their eggs inside them and give birth to live young when these eggs hatch. it could be either. some sharks give birth and some lay eggs. it depends on what shark it is. Sharks give birth to live young. live birth shark give birth to babies they give live birth unlike other cartiligious fish They give birth live, by keeping their eggs in their bodies. ...