WoRMS taxon details

Carcharhinus Blainville, 1816

105719  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:105719)

accepted
Genus
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)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Blainville, H. (1816). Prodrome d'une nouvelle distribution systématique du règne animal. Bulletin des Sciences, par la Société Philomatique de Paris. 1816: 105-112 [sic for 113-120] +121-124., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/4153426
page(s): 121 [details]   
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Carcharhinus Blainville, 1816. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=105719 on 2018-09-19
Date
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2006-09-07 06:51:43Z
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Martinez, Olga
2013-03-11 10:36:30Z
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2014-11-21 13:09:37Z
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original description Blainville, H. (1816). Prodrome d'une nouvelle distribution systématique du règne animal. Bulletin des Sciences, par la Société Philomatique de Paris. 1816: 105-112 [sic for 113-120] +121-124., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/4153426
page(s): 121 [details]   

taxonomy 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]   

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 Nomenclator Zoologicus Online. , available online at http://uio.mbl.edu/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From other sources
Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
 



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Carcharhinus melanopterus
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