WoRMS taxon details

Lamnidae Bonaparte, 1835

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

accepted
Family
Genus Carcharodon Smith, 1838
Genus Isurus Rafinesque, 1810
  » Species Isurus oxyrinchus Rafinesque, 1810
  » Species Isurus paucus Guitart, 1966
  » Species Isurus africanus Smith, 1957 accepted as Isurus oxyrinchus Rafinesque, 1810
  » Species Isurus alatus Garrick, 1967 accepted as Isurus paucus Guitart, 1966
  » Species Isurus bideni Phillipps, 1932 accepted as Isurus oxyrinchus Rafinesque, 1810
  » Species Isurus cepedii (Lesson, 1831) accepted as Isurus oxyrinchus Rafinesque, 1810
  » Species Isurus glaucus (Müller & Henle, 1839) accepted as Isurus oxyrinchus Rafinesque, 1810
  » Species Isurus glaucus (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Prionace glauca (Linnaeus, 1758)
  » Species Isurus guentheri (Murray, 1884) accepted as Isurus oxyrinchus Rafinesque, 1810
  » Species Isurus mako Whitley, 1929 accepted as Isurus oxyrinchus Rafinesque, 1810
  » Species Isurus nasus accepted as Lamna nasus (Bonnaterre, 1788) (synonym)
  » Species Isurus oxyrhincus Rafinesque, 1810 accepted as Isurus oxyrinchus Rafinesque, 1810 (misspelling)
  » Species Isurus oxyrhynchus Rafinesque, 1810 accepted as Isurus oxyrinchus Rafinesque, 1810 (misspelling)
  » Species Isurus spallanzani Rafinesque, 1810 accepted as Isurus oxyrinchus Rafinesque, 1810
  » Species Isurus tigris (Atwood, 1869) accepted as Isurus oxyrinchus Rafinesque, 1810
Genus Lamna Cuvier, 1816
  » Species Lamna ditropis Hubbs & Follett, 1947
  » Species Lamna nasus (Bonnaterre, 1788)
  » Species Lamna caudata DeKay, 1842 accepted as Carcharhinus plumbeus (Nardo, 1827)
  » Species Lamna cornubica (Gmelin, 1789) accepted as Lamna nasus (Bonnaterre, 1788) (Following synonymy of Squalus cornubicus Gmelin)
  » Species Lamna ecarinata Hilgendorf, 1899 accepted as Carcharias taurus Rafinesque, 1810
  » Species Lamna glauca (Müller & Henle, 1839) accepted as Isurus oxyrinchus Rafinesque, 1810
  » Species Lamna guentheri Murray, 1884 accepted as Isurus oxyrinchus Rafinesque, 1810
  » Species Lamna huidobrii Philippi, 1887 accepted as Isurus oxyrinchus Rafinesque, 1810
  » Species Lamna latro Owen, 1853 accepted as Isurus oxyrinchus Rafinesque, 1810
  » Species Lamna oxyrhina Cuvier & Valenciennes, 1835 accepted as Isurus oxyrinchus Rafinesque, 1810 (synonym)
  » Species Lamna pennanti (Walbaum, 1792) accepted as Lamna nasus (Bonnaterre, 1788)
  » Species Lamna philippii Pérez Canto, 1886 accepted as Lamna nasus (Bonnaterre, 1788)
  » Species Lamna punctata Storer, 1839 accepted as Lamna nasus (Bonnaterre, 1788)
  » Species Lamna whitleyi Phillipps, 1935 accepted as Lamna nasus (Bonnaterre, 1788)

Genus Isuropsis Gill, 1862 accepted as Isurus Rafinesque, 1810
Genus Lamiostoma Glückman, 1964 accepted as Isurus Rafinesque, 1810
Genus Lanna accepted as Lamna Cuvier, 1816 (misspelling)
  » Species Lanna nasus (Bonnaterre, 1788) accepted as Lamna nasus (Bonnaterre, 1788) (misspelling)
Genus Oxyrhina Agassiz, 1838 accepted as Isurus Rafinesque, 1810
Genus Selanonius Fleming, 1828 accepted as Lamna Cuvier, 1816
marine
Not documented
Distribution Distribution: global. Large sharks with pointed snouts and spindle-shaped bodies. Large gill openings. First dorsal fin...  
Distribution 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]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2020). FishBase. Lamnidae Bonaparte, 1835. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=105702 on 2020-07-09
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taxonomy source Van Der Laan, R.; Eschmeyer, W. N.; Fricke, R. (2014). Family-group names of Recent fishes. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 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, <B><I>in</I></B>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>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,</i> 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). <em>FAO Species Catalogue for Fishery Purposes.</em> No. 1, Vol. 2. Rome, FAO. 269p. [details]   

additional source Fricke, R., Eschmeyer, W. N. & Van der Laan, R. (eds). (2019). Catalog of Fishes: Genera, Species, References. Electronic version accessed dd mmm 2019., available online at http://researcharchive.calacademy.org/research/Ichthyology/catalog/fishcatmain.asp [details]   
 
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From other sources
Distribution 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 white sharksporbeaglesman-eating sharksman-eater sharksmako-sharksmackerel sharksgreat white sharks  [details]
French tauperequins tauperequin-bleulamie  [details]
German Heringshai  [details]
Japanese ネズミザメ科nezumizame-ka  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål håbrannfamilien  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk håbrannfamilien  [details]
Portuguese anequins  [details]
Romanian akuly sel devye  [details]
Russian sel devye akuly  [details]
Spanish marrajosjaquetones  [details]
Swedish håbrandshajar  [details]