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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeptranchias Rafinesque, 1810 
AphiaID: 105738

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPisces (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorElasmobranchii (Class) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNeoselachii (Subclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSelachii (Infraclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSqualomorphi (Superorder) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHexanchiformes (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHexanchidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHexanchidae Gray, 1851
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeptanchus
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeptrachias (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeptrancus
Sources  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]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeptranchias perlo (Bonnaterre, 1788)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeptranchias angio Costa, 1857 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeptranchias perlo (Bonnaterre, 1788)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeptranchias cepedianus (Péron, 1807) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNotorynchus cepedianus (Péron, 1807)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeptranchias cinereus (Gmelin, 1789) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeptranchias perlo (Bonnaterre, 1788)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeptranchias dakini Whitley, 1931 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeptranchias perlo (Bonnaterre, 1788)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeptranchias deani Jordan & Starks, 1901 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeptranchias perlo (Bonnaterre, 1788)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeptranchias haswelli Ogilby, 1897 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNotorynchus cepedianus (Péron, 1807)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeptranchias pectorosus Garman, 1884 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNotorynchus cepedianus (Péron, 1807)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeptranchias spilotus Lahille, 1913 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNotorynchus cepedianus (Péron, 1807)
Environment marine
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Head narrow and pointed, with 7 pairs of gill slits; eyes very large; mouth very narrow and parabolic; large lower comlike teeth long and low, with a fiew short mesial cusplets, an abruptly high cusp, and up to 7 or 8 distal cusplets in adults. Caudal peduncle long, dustance from dorsal fin insertion to upper caudal origin over twice length of dorsal fin base. Clour: spots absent from body, dorsal fin and upper caudal lobe with black tips, faded or absent in adults but prominent in young <151>. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:105738
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2006-09-13 06:47:38Z  changed  Martinez, Olga
2013-03-11 12:13:38Z  checked  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Heptranchias Rafinesque, 1810. In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2014) FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=105738 on 2014-10-24
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