WoRMS taxon details

Carcharhinidae Jordan & Evermann, 1896

105689  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:105689)

accepted
Family
Genus Carcharhinus Blainville, 1816
  » Species Carcharhinus acronotus (Poey, 1860)
  » Species Carcharhinus albimarginatus (Rüppell, 1837)
  » Species Carcharhinus altimus (Springer, 1950)
  » Species Carcharhinus amblyrhynchoides (Whitley, 1934)
  » Species Carcharhinus amblyrhynchos (Bleeker, 1856)
  » Species Carcharhinus amboinensis (Müller & Henle, 1839)
  » Species Carcharhinus borneensis (Bleeker, 1858)
  » Species Carcharhinus brachyurus (Günther, 1870)
  » Species Carcharhinus brevipinna (Müller & Henle, 1839)
  » Species Carcharhinus cautus (Whitley, 1945)
  » Species Carcharhinus cerdale Gilbert, 1898
  » Species Carcharhinus coatesi (Whitley, 1939)
  » Species Carcharhinus dussumieri (Müller & Henle, 1839)
  » Species Carcharhinus falciformis (Müller & Henle, 1839)
  » Species Carcharhinus fitzroyensis (Whitley, 1943)
  » Species Carcharhinus galapagensis (Snodgrass & Heller, 1905)
  » Species Carcharhinus hemiodon (Müller & Henle, 1839)
  » Species Carcharhinus humani White & Weigmann, 2014
  » Species Carcharhinus isodon (Müller & Henle, 1839)
  » Species Carcharhinus leiodon Garrick, 1985
  » Species Carcharhinus leucas (Müller & Henle, 1839)
  » Species Carcharhinus limbatus (Müller & Henle, 1839)
  » Species Carcharhinus longimanus (Poey, 1861)
  » Species Carcharhinus macloti (Müller & Henle, 1839)
  » Species Carcharhinus macrops Liu, 1983
  » Species Carcharhinus melanopterus (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824)
  » Species Carcharhinus obscurus (Lesueur, 1818)
  » Species Carcharhinus perezii (Poey, 1876)
  » Species Carcharhinus plumbeus (Nardo, 1827)
  » Species Carcharhinus porosus (Ranzani, 1839)
  » Species Carcharhinus sealei (Pietschmann, 1913)
  » Species Carcharhinus signatus (Poey, 1868)
  » Species Carcharhinus sorrah (Müller & Henle, 1839)
  » Species Carcharhinus tilstoni (Whitley, 1950)
  » Species Carcharhinus acarenatus Moreno & Hoyos, 1983 accepted as Carcharhinus brachyurus (Günther, 1870)
  » Species Carcharhinus acutus (Rüppell, 1837) accepted as Rhizoprionodon acutus (Rüppell, 1837)
  » Species Carcharhinus ahenea (Stead, 1938) accepted as Carcharhinus brachyurus (Günther, 1870)
  » Species Carcharhinus ambioensis (Müller & Henle, 1839) accepted as Carcharhinus amboinensis (Müller & Henle, 1839) (misspelling)
  » Species Carcharhinus amblyrhinchoides (Whitley, 1934) accepted as Carcharhinus amblyrhynchoides (Whitley, 1934) (misspelling)
  » Species Carcharhinus amblyrhinchos (Bleeker, 1856) accepted as Carcharhinus amblyrhynchos (Bleeker, 1856) (misspelling)
  » Species Carcharhinus amblyrhynchus (Bleeker, 1856) accepted as Carcharhinus amblyrhynchos (Bleeker, 1856) (misspelling)
  » Species Carcharhinus atrodorsus Deng, Xiong & Zhan, 1981 accepted as Carcharhinus falciformis (Müller & Henle, 1839)
  » Species Carcharhinus azureus (Gilbert & Starks, 1904) accepted as Carcharhinus leucas (Müller & Henle, 1839)
  » Species Carcharhinus bleekeri (Duméril, 1865) accepted as Carcharhinus sorrah (Müller & Henle, 1839)
  » Species Carcharhinus brevipina (Müller & Henle, 1839) accepted as Carcharhinus brevipinna (Müller & Henle, 1839) (misspelling)
  » Species Carcharhinus cyrano Whitley, 1930 accepted as Galeorhinus galeus (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
  » Species Carcharhinus falciformes (Müller & Henle, 1839) accepted as Carcharhinus falciformis (Müller & Henle, 1839) (misspelling)
  » Species Carcharhinus floridanus Bigelow, Schroeder & Springer, 1943 accepted as Carcharhinus falciformis (Müller & Henle, 1839)
  » Species Carcharhinus floridianus Bigelow, Schroeder & Springer, 1943 accepted as Carcharhinus falciformis (Müller & Henle, 1839) (junior synonym)
  » Species Carcharhinus gangeticus (Müller & Henle, 1839) accepted as Glyphis gangeticus (Müller & Henle, 1839)
  » Species Carcharhinus glyphis (Müller & Henle, 1839) accepted as Glyphis glyphis (Müller & Henle, 1839)
  » Species Carcharhinus improvisus Smith, 1952 accepted as Carcharhinus brachyurus (Günther, 1870)
  » Species Carcharhinus iranzae Fourmanoir, 1961 accepted as Carcharhinus obscurus (Lesueur, 1818) (junior synonym )
  » Species Carcharhinus japonicus (Temminck & Schlegel, 1850) accepted as Carcharhinus plumbeus (Nardo, 1827)
  » Species Carcharhinus johnsoni Smith, 1951 accepted as Carcharhinus brevipinna (Müller & Henle, 1839) (junior synonym)
  » Species Carcharhinus macki (Phillipps, 1935) accepted as Prionace glauca (Linnaeus, 1758)
  » Species Carcharhinus maculipinnis (Poey, 1865) accepted as Carcharhinus brevipinna (Müller & Henle, 1839)
  » Species Carcharhinus maou (Lesson, 1831) accepted as Carcharhinus longimanus (Poey, 1861)
  » Species Carcharhinus melanoptures (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824) accepted as Carcharhinus melanopterus (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824) (misspelling)
  » Species Carcharhinus menisorrah (Müller & Henle, 1839) accepted as Carcharhinus falciformis (Müller & Henle, 1839) (Synonym)
  » Species Carcharhinus microphthalmus Chu, 1960 accepted as Lamiopsis temminckii (Müller & Henle, 1839)
  » Species Carcharhinus milberti (Müller & Henle, 1839) accepted as Carcharhinus plumbeus (Nardo, 1827)
  » Species Carcharhinus natator Meek & Hildebrand, 1923 accepted as Carcharhinus limbatus (Müller & Henle, 1839)
  » Species Carcharhinus nicaraguensis (Gill, 1877) accepted as Carcharhinus leucas (Müller & Henle, 1839)
  » Species Carcharhinus obscurella Deng, Xiong & Zhan, 1981 accepted as Carcharhinus obscurus (Lesueur, 1818)
  » Species Carcharhinus oxyrhinchus (Müller & Henle, 1839) accepted as Isogomphodon oxyrhynchus (Müller & Henle, 1839) (misspelling)
  » Species Carcharhinus oxyrhynchus (Müller & Henle, 1839) accepted as Isogomphodon oxyrhynchus (Müller & Henle, 1839)
  » Species Carcharhinus perezi (Poey, 1876) accepted as Carcharhinus perezii (Poey, 1876)
  » Species Carcharhinus platyodon Jord. & Ererm. accepted as Carcharhinus plumbeus (Nardo, 1827)
  » Species Carcharhinus platyrhynchus (Gilbert, 1892) accepted as Carcharhinus albimarginatus (Rüppell, 1837)
  » Species Carcharhinus pleurotaenia (Bleeker, 1852) accepted as Carcharhinus amblyrhynchoides (Whitley, 1934)
  » Species Carcharhinus radamae Fourmanoir, 1961 accepted as Carcharhinus altimus (Springer, 1950) (junior synonym)
  » Species Carcharhinus remotoides Deng, Xiong & Zhan, 1981 accepted as Carcharhinus brachyurus (Günther, 1870)
  » Species Carcharhinus remotus (Duméril, 1865) accepted as Carcharhinus brachyurus (Günther, 1870)
  » Species Carcharhinus rochensis Abella, 1972 accepted as Carcharhinus brachyurus (Günther, 1870)
  » Species Carcharhinus spallanzani (Péron & Lesueur, 1822) accepted as Carcharhinus sorrah (Müller & Henle, 1839)
  » Species Carcharhinus springeri (Bigelow & Schroeder, 1944) accepted as Carcharhinus perezii (Poey, 1876)
  » Species Carcharhinus taurus (Rafinesque, 1810) accepted as Carcharias taurus Rafinesque, 1810
  » Species Carcharhinus temmincki (Müller & Henle, 1839) accepted as Lamiopsis temminckii (Müller & Henle, 1839)
  » Species Carcharhinus tephrodes Fowler, 1905 accepted as Lamiopsis tephrodes (Fowler, 1905)
  » Species Carcharhinus tilsoni (Whitley, 1950) accepted as Carcharhinus tilstoni (Whitley, 1950) (misspelling)
  » Species Carcharhinus tjutjot (Bleeker, 1852) accepted as Carcharhinus dussumieri (Müller & Henle, 1839)
  » Species Carcharhinus vanrooyeni Smith, 1958 accepted as Carcharhinus leucas (Müller & Henle, 1839)
  » Species Carcharhinus velox Gilbert, 1898 accepted as Nasolamia velox (Gilbert, 1898)
  » Species Carcharhinus wheeleri Garrick, 1982 accepted as Carcharhinus amblyrhynchos (Bleeker, 1856)
  » Species Carcharhinus zambezensis (Peters, 1852) accepted as Carcharhinus leucas (Müller & Henle, 1839)
Genus Galeocerdo Müller & Henle, 1837
Genus Galeolamna Owen, 1853
  » Species Galeolamna pleurotaenia
  » Species Galeolamna ahenea (Stead, 1938) accepted as Carcharhinus brachyurus (Günther, 1870)
  » Species Galeolamna bogimba Whitley, 1943 accepted as Carcharhinus leucas (Müller & Henle, 1839)
  » Species Galeolamna coongoola Whitley, 1964 accepted as Carcharhinus amblyrhynchos (Bleeker, 1856)
  » Species Galeolamna dorsalis Whitley, 1944 accepted as Carcharhinus plumbeus (Nardo, 1827)
  » Species Galeolamna eblis Whitley, 1944 accepted as Carcharhinus obscurus (Lesueur, 1818)
  » Species Galeolamna fitzroyensis Whitley, 1943 accepted as Carcharhinus fitzroyensis (Whitley, 1943)
  » Species Galeolamna fowleri Whitley, 1944 accepted as Carcharhinus amblyrhynchos (Bleeker, 1856)
  » Species Galeolamna greyi Owen, 1853 accepted as Carcharhinus brachyurus (Günther, 1870) (synonym)
  » Species Galeolamna greyi Owen, 1853 accepted as Carcharhinus obscurus (Lesueur, 1818)
  » Species Galeolamna isobel Whitley, 1947 accepted as Carcharhinus sorrah (Müller & Henle, 1839)
  » Species Galeolamna leucas (Müller & Henle, 1839) accepted as Carcharhinus leucas (Müller & Henle, 1839) (synonym)
  » Species Galeolamna macrurus (Ramsay & Ogilby, 1887) accepted as Carcharhinus obscurus (Lesueur, 1818)
  » Species Galeolamna mckaili Whitley, 1945 accepted as Carcharhinus leucas (Müller & Henle, 1839)
  » Species Galeolamna stevensi (Ogilby, 1911) accepted as Carcharhinus plumbeus (Nardo, 1827)
  » Species Galeolamna tufiensis Whitley, 1949 accepted as Carcharhinus amblyrhynchos (Bleeker, 1856)
Genus Glyphis Agassiz, 1843
Genus Isogomphodon Gill, 1862
Genus Lamiopsis Gill, 1862
Genus Loxodon Müller & Henle, 1838
Genus Nasolamia Compagno & Garrick, 1983
Genus Negaprion Whitley, 1940
Genus Prionace Cantor, 1849
Genus Rhizoprionodon Whitley, 1929
Genus Scoliodon Müller & Henle, 1837
  » Species Scoliodon laticaudus Müller & Henle, 1838
  » Species Scoliodon macrorhynchos (Bleeker, 1852)
  » Species Scoliodon acutus (Rüppell, 1837) accepted as Rhizoprionodon acutus (Rüppell, 1837)
  » Species Scoliodon affinis Ogilby, 1912 accepted as Loxodon macrorhinus Müller & Henle, 1839
  » Species Scoliodon ceylonensis Setna & Sarangdhar, 1946 accepted as Loxodon macrorhinus Müller & Henle, 1839
  » Species Scoliodon dumerili (Bleeker, 1856) accepted as Loxodon macrorhinus Müller & Henle, 1839
  » Species Scoliodon intermedius Garman, 1913 accepted as Rhizoprionodon lalandii (Müller & Henle, 1839)
  » Species Scoliodon jordani Ogilby, 1908 accepted as Loxodon macrorhinus Müller & Henle, 1839
  » Species Scoliodon lalandei (Müller & Henle, 1839) accepted as Rhizoprionodon lalandii (Müller & Henle, 1839)
  » Species Scoliodon longmani Ogilby, 1912 accepted as Rhizoprionodon acutus (Rüppell, 1837)
  » Species Scoliodon longurio (Jordan & Gilbert, 1882) accepted as Rhizoprionodon longurio (Jordan & Gilbert, 1882)
  » Species Scoliodon palasorra (Bleeker, 1853) accepted as Rhizoprionodon acutus (Rüppell, 1837) (misspelling)
  » Species Scoliodon palasorra (Bleeker, 1853) accepted as Rhizoprionodon oligolinx Springer, 1964 (misspelling)
  » Species Scoliodon palasorrah (Bleeker, 1853) accepted as Scoliodon laticaudus Müller & Henle, 1838 (misspelling)
  » Species Scoliodon palasorrah (Bleeker, 1853) accepted as Rhizoprionodon acutus (Rüppell, 1837)
  » Species Scoliodon sorrakawah (Bleeker, 1853) accepted as Scoliodon laticaudus Müller & Henle, 1838 (misspelling)
  » Species Scoliodon sorrakowa (Bleeker, 1853) accepted as Scoliodon laticaudus Müller & Henle, 1838
  » Species Scoliodon terraenovae (Richardson, 1836) accepted as Rhizoprionodon terraenovae (Richardson, 1836)
  » Species Scoliodon vagatus Garman, 1913 accepted as Rhizoprionodon acutus (Rüppell, 1837)
  » Species Scoliodon walbeehmi (Bleeker, 1856) accepted as Rhizoprionodon acutus (Rüppell, 1837)
  » Species Scoliodon walbeehmii (Bleeker, 1856) accepted as Rhizoprionodon acutus (Rüppell, 1837)
  » Species Scoliodon walbeemii (Bleeker, 1856) accepted as Rhizoprionodon acutus (Rüppell, 1837) (misspelling)
Genus Triaenodon Müller & Henle, 1837

Genus Apeionodon accepted as Aprionodon Gill, 1861 (misspelling)
Genus Aprionodon Gill, 1861 accepted as Carcharhinus Blainville, 1816
Genus Carcharins accepted as Carcharhinus Blainville, 1816 (misspelling)
Genus Carcharinus accepted as Carcharhinus Blainville, 1816 (misspelling)
  » Species Carcharinus albimarginatus (Rüppell, 1837) accepted as Carcharhinus albimarginatus (Rüppell, 1837) (misspelling)
  » Species Carcharinus altimus (Springer, 1950) accepted as Carcharhinus altimus (Springer, 1950) (misspelling)
  » Species Carcharinus amblyrhynchos (Bleeker, 1856) accepted as Carcharhinus amblyrhynchos (Bleeker, 1856) (misspelling)
  » Species Carcharinus amboinensis (Müller & Henle, 1839) accepted as Carcharhinus amboinensis (Müller & Henle, 1839) (misspelling)
  » Species Carcharinus brevipinna (Müller & Henle, 1839) accepted as Carcharhinus brevipinna (Müller & Henle, 1839) (misspelling)
  » Species Carcharinus galapagensis (Snodgrass & Heller, 1905) accepted as Carcharhinus galapagensis (Snodgrass & Heller, 1905) (misspelling)
  » Species Carcharinus glaucus (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Prionace glauca (Linnaeus, 1758)
  » Species Carcharinus improvisus Smith, 1952 accepted as Carcharhinus brachyurus (Günther, 1870) (synonym)
  » Species Carcharinus iranzae Fourmanoir, 1961 accepted as Carcharhinus obscurus (Lesueur, 1818)
  » Species Carcharinus johnsoni Smith, 1951 accepted as Carcharhinus brevipinna (Müller & Henle, 1839)
  » Species Carcharinus latistomus Fang & Wang, 1932 accepted as Carcharhinus plumbeus (Nardo, 1827)
  » Species Carcharinus leucas (Müller & Henle, 1839) accepted as Carcharhinus leucas (Müller & Henle, 1839) (misspelling)
  » Species Carcharinus limbatus (Müller & Henle, 1839) accepted as Carcharhinus limbatus (Müller & Henle, 1839) (misspelling)
  » Species Carcharinus longimanus (Poey, 1861) accepted as Carcharhinus longimanus (Poey, 1861) (misspelling)
  » Species Carcharinus melanoptera (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824) accepted as Carcharhinus melanopterus (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824) (misspelling)
  » Species Carcharinus melanopterus (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824) accepted as Carcharhinus melanopterus (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824) (misspelling)
  » Species Carcharinus obscurus (Lesueur, 1818) accepted as Carcharhinus obscurus (Lesueur, 1818) (misspelling)
  » Species Carcharinus plumbeus (Nardo, 1827) accepted as Carcharhinus plumbeus (Nardo, 1827) (misspelling)
  » Species Carcharinus radamae Fourmanoir, 1961 accepted as Carcharhinus altimus (Springer, 1950)
  » Species Carcharinus sorrah (Müller & Henle, 1839) accepted as Carcharhinus sorrah (Müller & Henle, 1839) (misspelling)
  » Species Carcharinus zambesensis (Peters, 1852) accepted as Carcharhinus leucas (Müller & Henle, 1839) (misspelling)
  » Species Carcharinus zambezensis (Peters, 1852) accepted as Carcharhinus leucas (Müller & Henle, 1839) (misspelling)
Genus Carcharius accepted as Carcharhinus Blainville, 1816 (misspelling)
Genus Cynocephalus Gill (ex Klein), 1862 accepted as Prionace Cantor, 1849
Genus Cynocephalus Klein, 1777 accepted as Prionace Cantor, 1849 (synonym)
Genus Eulamia Gill, 1862 accepted as Carcharhinus Blainville, 1816
  » Species Eulamia ahenea Stead, 1938 accepted as Carcharhinus brachyurus (Günther, 1870)
  » Species Eulamia albimarginata (Rüppell, 1837) accepted as Carcharhinus albimarginatus (Rüppell, 1837)
  » Species Eulamia altima Springer, 1950 accepted as Carcharhinus altimus (Springer, 1950)
  » Species Eulamia gangetica (Müller & Henle, 1839) accepted as Glyphis gangeticus (Müller & Henle, 1839)
  » Species Eulamia malpeloensis Fowler, 1944 accepted as Carcharhinus falciformis (Müller & Henle, 1839)
  » Species Eulamia menisorrah (Müller & Henle, 1839) accepted as Carcharhinus falciformis (Müller & Henle, 1839)
  » Species Eulamia milberti (Müller & Henle, 1839) accepted as Carcharhinus plumbeus (Nardo, 1827)
  » Species Eulamia nicaraguensis Gill, 1877 accepted as Carcharhinus leucas (Müller & Henle, 1839)
  » Species Eulamia obscura (Lesueur, 1818) accepted as Carcharhinus obscurus (Lesueur, 1818)
  » Species Eulamia odontaspis Fowler, 1908 accepted as Negaprion acutidens (Rüppell, 1837)
  » Species Eulamia platyrhynchus Gilbert, 1892 accepted as Carcharhinus albimarginatus (Rüppell, 1837)
  » Species Eulamia pleurotaenia (Bleeker, 1852) accepted as Carcharhinus limbatus (Müller & Henle, 1839)
  » Species Eulamia spallanzani (Péron & Lesueur, 1822) accepted as Carcharhinus sorrah (Müller & Henle, 1839)
  » Species Eulamia springeri Bigelow & Schroeder, 1944 accepted as Carcharhinus perezii (Poey, 1876)
  » Species Eulamia temmincki (Müller & Henle, 1839) accepted as Lamiopsis temminckii (Müller & Henle, 1839)
  » Species Eulamia tephrodes (Fowler, 1905) accepted as Lamiopsis tephrodes (Fowler, 1905)
Genus Galeocerda accepted as Galeocerdo Müller & Henle, 1837 (misspelling)
Genus Gillisqualus Whitley, 1934 accepted as Carcharhinus Blainville, 1816
Genus Gymnorhinus Hilgendorf, 1899 accepted as Carcharhinus Blainville, 1816
Genus Hemigaleops Schultz & Welander, 1953 accepted as Negaprion Whitley, 1940
Genus Hypoprion Müller & Henle, 1838 accepted as Carcharhinus Blainville, 1816
  » Species Hypoprion acutus (Rüppell, 1837) accepted as Rhizoprionodon acutus (Rüppell, 1837)
  » Species Hypoprion atripinna Chu, 1960 accepted as Carcharhinus hemiodon (Müller & Henle, 1839)
  » Species Hypoprion atripinnis Chu, 1960 accepted as Carcharhinus hemiodon (Müller & Henle, 1839)
  » Species Hypoprion bigelowi Cadenat, 1956 accepted as Carcharhinus signatus (Poey, 1868)
  » Species Hypoprion brevirostris Poey, 1868 accepted as Negaprion brevirostris (Poey, 1868)
  » Species Hypoprion hemiodon (Müller & Henle, 1839) accepted as Carcharhinus hemiodon (Müller & Henle, 1839)
  » Species Hypoprion isodus Philippi, 1887 accepted as Prionace glauca (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
  » Species Hypoprion longirostris Poey, 1876 accepted as Carcharhinus signatus (Poey, 1868)
  » Species Hypoprion macloti (Müller & Henle, 1839) accepted as Carcharhinus macloti (Müller & Henle, 1839)
  » Species Hypoprion playfairi (Günther, 1870) accepted as Carcharhinus melanopterus (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824)
  » Species Hypoprion signatus Poey, 1868 accepted as Carcharhinus signatus (Poey, 1868)
Genus Longmania Whitley, 1939 accepted as Carcharhinus Blainville, 1816
Genus Mystidens Whitley, 1944 accepted as Negaprion Whitley, 1940
Genus Physodon Valenciennes, 1838 accepted as Scoliodon Müller & Henle, 1837
Genus Platypodon Gill, 1862 accepted as Carcharhinus Blainville, 1816
Genus Prionacea accepted as Prionace Cantor, 1849 (misspelling)
  » Species Prionacea glauca (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Prionace glauca (Linnaeus, 1758) (misspelling)
Genus Prionidon accepted as Prionodon Müller & Henle, 1838 (misspelling)
Genus Prionodon Müller & Henle, 1838 accepted as Prionace Cantor, 1849 (synonym)
Genus Protozygaena Whitley, 1940 accepted as Rhizoprionodon Whitley, 1929
Genus Pterolamiops Springer, 1951 accepted as Carcharhinus Blainville, 1816 (synonym)
Genus Rhizopriodon accepted as Rhizoprionodon Whitley, 1929 (misspelling)
Genus Rizoprionodon accepted as Rhizoprionodon Whitley, 1929 (misspelling)
Genus Scolliodon accepted as Scoliodon Müller & Henle, 1837 (misspelling)
Genus Thalassinus Moreau, 1881 accepted as Prionace Cantor, 1849
Genus Thalassorhinus Valenciennes, 1838 accepted as Prionace Cantor, 1849
  » Species Thalassorhinus vulpecula Valenciennes, 1839 accepted as Prionace glauca (Linnaeus, 1758) (ambiguous synonym)
Genus Trianodon accepted as Triaenodon Müller & Henle, 1837 (misspelling)
Genus Uranga Whitley, 1943 accepted as Carcharhinus Blainville, 1816
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Distribution Distribution: global. Gill openings 5, the fifth behind origin of pectoral fin. Small to large sharks with round eyes,...  
Distribution 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]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Carcharhinidae Jordan & Evermann, 1896. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=105689 on 2018-05-27
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taxonomy source Van Der Laan, R.; Eschmeyer, W. N.; Fricke, R. (2014). Family-group names of Recent fishes. Zootaxa. 3882(1): 1-230., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3882.1.1 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

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]   

additional source Eschmeyer, W. N.; Fricke, R.; van der Laan, R. (eds). (2017). Catalog of Fishes: Genera, Species, References. Electronic version., available online at http://researcharchive.calacademy.org/research/Ichthyology/catalog/fishcatmain.asp [details]   
From other sources
Distribution 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]

Remark Carcharhinidae in Fishbase 96 [details]
 



LanguageName 
English requiem sharks  [details]
Japanese メジロザメ  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål blåhaifamilien  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk blåhaifamilien  [details]
Swedish revhajar  [details]