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Compagno, L.J.V. (1984). FAO Species Catalogue No. 4. Sharks of the world. An annotated and illustrated catalogue of shark species known to date. Part 1. Hexanchiformes to Lamniformes. FAO Fish. Synop. (125) Vol 4, Part 1. 246 pp. FAO, Rome.
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Compagno, L. J. V.
1984
FAO Species Catalogue No. 4. Sharks of the world. An annotated and illustrated catalogue of shark species known to date. Part 1. Hexanchiformes to Lamniformes
FAO Fish. Synop. (125) Vol 4, Part
1FAO, Rome (246): pp.
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Aldabra for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus albimarginatus (Rüppell, 1837) 
Aldabra for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus falciformis (Müller & Henle, 1839) 
Aldabra for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus limbatus (Müller & Henle, 1839) 
Aldabra for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus longimanus (Poey, 1861) 
Aldabra for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus melanopterus (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824) 
Aldabra for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus wheeleri Garrick, 1982 
Aldabra for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCentrophorus granulosus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801) 
Aldabra for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCentrophorus squamosus (Bonnaterre, 1788) 
Aldabra for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCentroscymnus crepidater (Barbosa du Bocage & de Brito Capello, 1864) 
Aldabra for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleocerdo cuvier (Péron & Lesueur, 1822) 
Aldabra for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeptranchias perlo (Bonnaterre, 1788) 
Aldabra for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHexanchus griseus (Bonnaterre, 1788) 
Aldabra for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHexanchus vitulus Springer & Waller, 1969 
Aldabra for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIsurus oxyrinchus Rafinesque, 1810 
Aldabra for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNebrius ferrugineus (Lesson, 1831) 
Aldabra for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrionace glauca (Linnaeus, 1758) 
Aldabra for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudotriakis microdon de Brito Capello, 1868 
Aldabra for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhiniodon typus (Smith, 1828) 
Aldabra for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSqualus asper Merrett, 1973 
Aldabra for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStegostoma fasciatum (Hermann, 1783) 
Aldabra for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTriaenodon obesus (Rüppell, 1837) 
Chagos for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus albimarginatus (Rüppell, 1837) 
Chagos for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus longimanus (Poey, 1861) 
Chagos for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrionace glauca (Linnaeus, 1758) 
Comores for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus falciformis (Müller & Henle, 1839) 
Comores for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus longimanus (Poey, 1861) 
Comores for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus wheeleri Garrick, 1982 
Comores for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleocerdo cuvier (Péron & Lesueur, 1822) 
Comores for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHexanchus griseus (Bonnaterre, 1788) 
Comores for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIsurus oxyrinchus Rafinesque, 1810 
Comores for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNebrius ferrugineus (Lesson, 1831) 
Comores for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrionace glauca (Linnaeus, 1758) 
Comores for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhiniodon typus (Smith, 1828) 
Comores for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStegostoma fasciatum (Hermann, 1783) 
Eritrea for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus longimanus (Poey, 1861) 
Eritrea for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus melanopterus (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824) 
Eritrea for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleocerdo cuvier (Péron & Lesueur, 1822) 
Eritrea for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIsurus oxyrinchus Rafinesque, 1810 
Eritrea for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNebrius ferrugineus (Lesson, 1831) 
Eritrea for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrionace glauca (Linnaeus, 1758) 
Eritrea for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhiniodon typus (Smith, 1828) 
Eritrea for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStegostoma fasciatum (Hermann, 1783) 
Kenya for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlopias superciliosus Lowe, 1841 
Kenya for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlopias vulpinus (Bonnaterre, 1788) 
Kenya for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus albimarginatus (Rüppell, 1837) 
Kenya for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus leucas (Müller & Henle, 1839) 
Kenya for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus limbatus (Müller & Henle, 1839) 
Kenya for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus longimanus (Poey, 1861) 
Kenya for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus macloti (Müller & Henle, 1839) 
Kenya for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus melanopterus (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824) 
Kenya for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus sealei (Pietschmann, 1913) 
Kenya for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus wheeleri Garrick, 1982 
Kenya for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtmopterus sentosus Bass, D'Aubrey & Kistnasamy, 1976 
Kenya for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleocerdo cuvier (Péron & Lesueur, 1822) 
Kenya for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGinglymostoma brevicaudatum Günther, 1867 
Kenya for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHexanchus vitulus Springer & Waller, 1969 
Kenya for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHypogaleus hyugaensis (Miyosi, 1939) 
Kenya for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIsurus oxyrinchus Rafinesque, 1810 
Kenya for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLoxodon macrorhinus Müller & Henle, 1839 
Kenya for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMustelus manazo Bleeker, 1855 
Kenya for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNebrius ferrugineus (Lesson, 1831) 
Kenya for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNegaprion acutidens (Rüppell, 1837) 
Kenya for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrionace glauca (Linnaeus, 1758) 
Kenya for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhiniodon typus (Smith, 1828) 
Kenya for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhizoprionodon acutus (Rüppell, 1837) 
Kenya for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphyrna mokarran (Rüppell, 1837) 
Kenya for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStegostoma fasciatum (Hermann, 1783) 
Kenya for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTriaenodon obesus (Rüppell, 1837) 
Madagascar for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlopias superciliosus Lowe, 1841 
Madagascar for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus albimarginatus (Rüppell, 1837) 
Madagascar for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus altimus (Springer, 1950) 
Madagascar for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus amblyrhynchos (Bleeker, 1856) 
Madagascar for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus amboinensis (Müller & Henle, 1839) 
Madagascar for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus brevipinna (Müller & Henle, 1839) 
Madagascar for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus falciformis (Müller & Henle, 1839) 
Madagascar for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus galapagensis (Snodgrass & Heller, 1905)  (doubtful)
Madagascar for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus limbatus (Müller & Henle, 1839) 
Madagascar for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus longimanus (Poey, 1861) 
Madagascar for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus melanopterus (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824) 
Madagascar for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus obscurus (Lesueur, 1818) 
Madagascar for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus sealei (Pietschmann, 1913) 
Madagascar for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus sorrah (Müller & Henle, 1839) 
Madagascar for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus wheeleri Garrick, 1982 
Madagascar for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChiloscyllium caerulopunctatum Pellegrin, 1914 
Madagascar for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuprotomicrus bispinatus (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824) 
Madagascar for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleocerdo cuvier (Péron & Lesueur, 1822) 
Madagascar for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHemipristis elongatus (Klunzinger, 1871) 
Madagascar for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHexanchus griseus (Bonnaterre, 1788) 
Madagascar for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHexanchus vitulus Springer & Waller, 1969 
Madagascar for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIsurus oxyrinchus Rafinesque, 1810 
Madagascar for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIsurus paucus Guitart, 1966 
Madagascar for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLoxodon macrorhinus Müller & Henle, 1839 
Madagascar for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNebrius ferrugineus (Lesson, 1831) 
Madagascar for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNegaprion acutidens (Rüppell, 1837) 
Madagascar for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOdontaspis ferox (Risso, 1810) 
Madagascar for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoroderma africanum (Gmelin, 1789)  (doubtful)
Madagascar for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoroderma pantherinum (Müller & Henle, 1838)  (doubtful)
Madagascar for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrionace glauca (Linnaeus, 1758) 
Madagascar for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudocarcharias kamoharai (Matsubara, 1936) 
Madagascar for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhiniodon typus (Smith, 1828) 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorroughskin spurdog [from synonym] for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSqualus asper Merrett, 1973
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsandtiger shark [from synonym] for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEugomphodus taurus (Rafinesque, 1810)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor Description

Body stout. Snout rounded-parabolic, broad, and moderately long, diagonal distance from snout tip to excurrent ... [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor Description

Head narrow and pointed, with 7 pairs of gill slits; eyes very large; mouth very narrow and parabolic; large lower ... [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor Description

Possibly rounded-pointed snout and absence of labial furrows (see account of Eugomphodus tricuspidatus) [details]