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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) > Checked: 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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhiniformes (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: 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 Blainville, 1816
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleocerdo Müller & Henle, 1837
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleolamna Owen, 1853
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlyphis Agassiz, 1843
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIsogomphodon Gill, 1862
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLamiopsis Gill, 1862
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLoxodon Müller & Henle, 1838
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNasolamia Compagno & Garrick, 1983
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 Müller & Henle, 1837
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 Blainville, 1816
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAprionodon Gill, 1861 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus Blainville, 1816
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharins accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus Blainville, 1816
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharinus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus Blainville, 1816
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharius accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus 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 Gill, 1862 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus 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 Whitley, 1934 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus Blainville, 1816
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGymnorhinus Hilgendorf, 1899 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus Blainville, 1816
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHemigaleops Schultz & Welander, 1953 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNegaprion Whitley, 1940
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHypoprion Müller & Henle, 1838 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus Blainville, 1816
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLongmania Whitley, 1939 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus Blainville, 1816
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMystidens Whitley, 1944 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNegaprion Whitley, 1940
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhysodon Valenciennes, 1838 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScoliodon Müller & Henle, 1837
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatypodon Gill, 1862 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus 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 Whitley, 1940 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 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 Moreau, 1881 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrionace Cantor, 1849
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThalassorhinus Valenciennes, 1838 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 Müller & Henle, 1837
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUranga Whitley, 1943 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus 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
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2015-04-17 08:48:21Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2015). Carcharhinidae Jordan & Evermann, 1896. In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2015) FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=105689 on 2015-08-01
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