Sha'lain'a is the mother of Kaldur'ahm.
Physical appearance Edit
Sha'lain'a is a tall, Atlantean female with a golden skin tone and wavy, golden hair, which reaches her waist. She has pronounced gills across the sides of her neck, common among residents of
Early life Edit
Sha'lain'a was a native of Shayeris, noted for her golden hair, and skin that was almost as golden. She fell in love with
Calvin Durham, a henchman of Black Manta originally sent to infiltrate Atlantis. Calvin abandoned his mission and married Sha'lain'a. They raised a son, Kaldur'ahm, whose biological father was actually Black Manta,  whom Sha'lain'a met with nine months before Kaldur'ahm's birth.
Sha'lain'a was pleased to see her son back, though she thought he looked thin. She also welcomed his friends,
Miss Martian and Superboy.
Powers and abilities Edit
Atlanteans, although Atlantean attributes: human, have through scientific and sorcerous means developed several abilities which allow them to live comfortably under the sea:
Underwater breathing: All Atlanteans are capable of surviving the aquatic atmosphere under the sea. Some accomplish this without the presence of visible gills. 
 Temperature resilience: Resistant to low temperatures and the effects of freezing,  although notably hindered by high temperatures. 
 Durability: Dense flesh, although not invulnerable.  
 Strength: Ranging from undetected levels to super strength.  
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