WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleus Rafinesque, 1810

105728 (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:105728)
accepted
Genus
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleus antillensis Springer, 1979
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleus arae (Nichols, 1927)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleus atlanticus (Vaillant, 1888)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleus cadenati Springer, 1966
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleus eastmani (Jordan & Snyder, 1904)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleus gracilis Compagno & Stevens, 1993
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleus longirostris Tachikawa & Taniuchi, 1987
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleus melastomus Rafinesque, 1810
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleus mincaronei Soto, 2001
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleus murinus (Collett, 1904)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleus nipponensis Nakaya, 1975
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleus piperatus Springer & Wagner, 1966
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleus polli Cadenat, 1959
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleus priapus Séret & Last, 2008
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleus sauteri (Jordan & Richardson, 1909)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleus schultzi Springer, 1979
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleus springeri Konstantinou & Cozzi, 1998

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleus australis MacLeay, 1881 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleorhinus galeus (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleus boardmani (Whitley, 1928) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFigaro boardmani (Whitley, 1928) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleus canis Bonaparte, 1834 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleorhinus galeus (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleus cepedianus Agassiz, 1838 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleocerdo cuvier (Péron & Lesueur, 1822)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleus chilensis Pérez Canto, 1886 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleorhinus galeus (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleus communis Owen, 1853 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleorhinus galeus (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleus japanicus Müller & Henle, 1839 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHemitriakis japanica (Müller & Henle, 1839)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleus laevis Risso, 1820 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMustelus mustelus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleus linnei Malm, 1877 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleorhinus galeus (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleus maculatus Ranzani, 1839 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleocerdo cuvier (Péron & Lesueur, 1822) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleus melanostomus Rafinesque, 1810 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleus melastomus Rafinesque, 1810 (misspelling)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleus molinae Philippi, 1887 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleorhinus galeus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleus nilssoni Bonaparte, 1846 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleorhinus galeus (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleus piceus (Chu, Meng & Liu, 1983) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParmaturus melanobranchus (Chan, 1966)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleus striatus (Gledhill, Last & White, 2008) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFigaro striatus Gledhill, Last & White, 2008
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleus thalassinus Valenciennes, 1835 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrionace glauca (Linnaeus, 1758) (ambiguous synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleus vulgaris Fleming, 1828 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleorhinus galeus (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleus vulpecula Rafinesque, 1810 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlopias vulpinus (Bonnaterre, 1788)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleus zyopterus (Jordan & Gilbert, 1883) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleorhinus galeus (Linnaeus, 1758)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Bailly, N. (2017). Galeus Rafinesque, 1810. 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=105728 on 2017-11-22

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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2009-06-23 08:20:02Z
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2012-06-22 07:22:01Z
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2014-11-21 13:09:37Z
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2014-12-02 12:48:54Z
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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 Rafinesque, C. S. (1810). Caratteri di alcuni nuovi generi e nuove specie di animali e piante della sicilia, con varie osservazioni sopra i medisimi. Per le stampe di Sanfilippo: Palermo, Italy. pp. 105, 20 fold. Pl. (look up in IMIS)
page(s): 13 [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPristiurus Bonaparte, 1834) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
 



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Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorヤモリザメ  [details]
Galeus melastomus Rafinesque, 1810
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor Galeus melastomus R...
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Galeus melastomus Rafinesque, 1810
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor Galeus melastomus R...
[image from typetaxon]

Galeus melastomus Rafinesque, 1810
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor Galeus melastomus R...
[image from typetaxon]

Galeus melastomus Rafinesque, 1810
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor Galeus melastomus R...
[image from typetaxon]

Galeus melastomus (Blackmouth catshark)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor Galeus melastomus (...
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Dollo (1904, pl. 09)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor Dollo (1904, pl. 09)
[image from typetaxon]

Galeus sp., 524 m West Florida Escarpment, Gulf of Mexico.

Photograph courtesy of NOAA-Pelagic Research Services. 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor