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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinidae Jordan & Evermann, 1896 
AphiaID: 105689

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPisces (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorElasmobranchii (Class) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNeoselachii (Subclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSelachii (Infraclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGaleomorphi (Superorder) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhiniformes (Order)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhiniformes
Sources  basis of record van der Land, J.; Costello, M.J.; Zavodnik, D.; Santos, R.S.; Porteiro, F.M.; Bailly, N.; Eschmeyer, W.N.; Froese, R. (2001). Pisces, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 357-374 (look up in IMIS[details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrequiem sharks  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorblåhaifamilien  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorblåhaifamilien  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrevhajar  [details]
Direct child
taxa (42)

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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus de Blainville, 1816
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleocerdo Müller & Henle, 1837
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleolamna
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlyphis Agassiz, 1843
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIsogomphodon
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLamiopsis
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLoxodon Müller & Henle, 1838
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNasolamia
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNegaprion Whitley, 1940
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrionace Cantor, 1849
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhizoprionodon Whitley, 1929
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScoliodon Müller & Henle, 1837
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTriaenodon Philippi, 1876

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApeionodon accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAprionodon Gill, 1861 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus de Blainville, 1816
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAprionodon Gill, 1861 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus de Blainville, 1816
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharins accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus de Blainville, 1816
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharinus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus de Blainville, 1816
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharius accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus de Blainville, 1816
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCynocephalus Gill (ex Klein), 1862 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrionace Cantor, 1849
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCynocephalus Klein, 1777 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrionace Cantor, 1849
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEulamia accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus de Blainville, 1816
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleocerda accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleocerdo Müller & Henle, 1837
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGillisqualus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus de Blainville, 1816
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGymnorhinus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus de Blainville, 1816
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHemigaleops accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNegaprion Whitley, 1940
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHypoprion accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus de Blainville, 1816
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLongmania accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus de Blainville, 1816
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMystidens accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNegaprion Whitley, 1940
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhysodon accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScoliodon Müller & Henle, 1837
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatypodon accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus de Blainville, 1816
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrionacea accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrionace Cantor, 1849
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrionidon accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrionodon Müller & Henle, 1838 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrionace Cantor, 1849
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrionodon Müller & Henle, 1838 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrionace Cantor, 1849
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProtozygaena accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhizoprionodon Whitley, 1929
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPterolamiops Springer, 1951 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus de Blainville, 1816
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhizopriodon accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhizoprionodon Whitley, 1929
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRizoprionodon accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhizoprionodon Whitley, 1929
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScolliodon accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScoliodon Müller & Henle, 1837
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThalassinus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrionace Cantor, 1849
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThalassorhinus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrionace Cantor, 1849
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrianodon accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTriaenodon Philippi, 1876
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUranga accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus de Blainville, 1816
Environment marine
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Distribution: global. Gill openings 5, the fifth behind origin of pectoral fin. Small to large sharks with round eyes, internal nictitating eyelids, no nasoral grooves or barbels, usually no spiracles. Teeth usually bladelike with one cusp. Development usually viviparous. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Carcharhinidae in Fishbase 96 [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:105689
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Carcharhinidae. In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2014) FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=105689 on 2014-07-12
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