WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLamnidae Bonaparte, 1835

105702  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:105702)

accepted
Family
marine
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Distribution: global. Large sharks with...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Distribution: global. Large sharks with pointed snouts and spindle-shaped bodies. Large gill openings. First dorsal fin large, high, erect and angular or somewhat rounded. Second dorsal and anal fins minute. Caudal peduncle with a distinct keel; large teeth; fifth gill opening in front of pectoral fin; spiracle sometimes absent. Maximum length up to 6.4 m or more. Fast swimming predators. Some are maneaters. Ovoviviparous without a yolk-sac placenta but with uterine cannibalism.  [details]
Bailly, N. (2015). Lamnidae Bonaparte, 1835. In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2017). FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=105702 on 2017-12-14

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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 Compagno, L.J.V. (2001). Sharks of the world. An annotated and illustrated catalogue of shark species known to date. Volume 2. Bullhead, mackerel and carpet sharks (Heterodontiformes, Lamniformes and Orectolobiformes). FAO Species Catalogue for Fishery Purposes. No. 1, Vol. 2. Rome, FAO. 269p. [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
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Distribution: global. Large sharks with pointed snouts and spindle-shaped bodies. Large gill openings. First dorsal fin large, high, erect and angular or somewhat rounded. Second dorsal and anal fins minute. Caudal peduncle with a distinct keel; large teeth; fifth gill opening in front of pectoral fin; spiracle sometimes absent. Maximum length up to 6.4 m or more. Fast swimming predators. Some are maneaters. Ovoviviparous without a yolk-sac placenta but with uterine cannibalism.  [details]
 



LanguageName 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorwhite sharksUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorporbeaglesUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorman-eating sharksUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorman-eater sharksUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormako-sharksUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormackerel sharksUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgreat white sharks  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortaupeUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrequins taupeUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrequin-bleuUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlamie  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHeringshai  [details]
Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorネズミザメUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editornezumizame-ka  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhåbrannfamilien  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhåbrannfamilien  [details]
Portuguese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoranequins  [details]
Romanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorakuly sel devye  [details]
Russian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsel devye akuly  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormarrajosUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorjaquetones  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhåbrandshajar  [details]