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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus plumbeus (Nardo, 1827) 
AphiaID: 105797

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 editorGaleomorphi (Superorder) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhiniformes (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus de Blainville, 1816
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus japonicus (Temminck & Schlegel, 1850)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus milberti (Müller & Henle, 1839)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharhinus platyodon Jord. & Ererm.
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharias ceruleus DeKay, 1842
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharias japonicus Temminck & Schlegel, 1850
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharias latistomus (Fang & Wang, 1932)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharias milberti Müller & Henle, 1839
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharias obtusirostris Moreau, 1881
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharias stevensi Ogilby, 1911
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharinus latistomus Fang & Wang, 1932
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharinus plumbeus (Nardo, 1827) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEulamia milberti (Müller & Henle, 1839)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleolamna dorsalis Whitley, 1944
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleolamna stevensi (Ogilby, 1911)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLamna caudata DeKay, 1842
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSqualus caecchia Nardo, 1847
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSqualus plumbeus Nardo, 1827
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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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Albanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpeshkaqen i hirtë  [details]
Catalan Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortintoreraUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortauró plomUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortauró grisUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorca marí  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorzandbankhaaiUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgrootvinhaai  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsandbar shark  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrequin gris  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSandbankhaiUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGrauhai  [details]
Hebrew Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorכריש סנפירתן  [details]
Italian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsqualo plumbeoUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsqualo grigio  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormažasis melsvasis ryklys  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΤεφρός καρχαρίνος  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorżarłacz brunatny  [details]
Portuguese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortubarão-corre-costa  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsivi morski pes  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortiburón trozoUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortiburón de MilbertoUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortiburón aleta de cartónUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorjaquetón de Milberto  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhögfenad haj  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbüyük camgözUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbuyuk camgoz  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorАкула сіра піщана  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Djibouti
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDjibouti [details]
Eritrea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEritrea [details]
Federal Republic of Somalia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSomalia [details]
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReunion [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGreek Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIsraeli part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPortuguese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
Republic of Mauritius
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMauritius [details]
Seychelles
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSeychelles [details]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpanish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWestern Indian Ocean [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNemesis robusta (Van Beneden, 1851) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlebion carchariae Krøyer, 1863 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPandarus cranchii Leach, 1819 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerissopus dentatus Steenstrup & Lütken, 1861 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhyllothyreus cornutus (Milne Edwards, 1840) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPandarus smithii Rathbun, 1886 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerissopus communis Rathbun, 1887 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlebion lobatus Cressey, 1970 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGloiopotes ornatus Wilson C.B., 1905 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPaeon elongatus Wilson C.B., 1932 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPandarus carcharhini Ho, 1963 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNesippus crypturus Heller, 1865 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (101 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (21 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo FishBase 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (228 nucleotides; 159 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Found over sandy and muddy areas of coastal waters, including estuaries. May inhabit oceanic waters. Feeds on benthic animals, fishes, rays, gastropods, and squids (Ref. 5213). Viviparous; litter size 1-14 pups, born during midsummer (Ref. 5485); 56-75 cm at birth (Ref. 2334). Populations are segregated by age. Preferred water tempeatures range from 23 to 27°C. Potentially dangerous but has never been incriminated in any attack on people. Utilized for human consumption, for leather and oil. Marketed fresh, dried-salted and frozen; fins are valued for soup (Ref. 9987). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet Feeds mainly on bony fishes, also small sharks, cephalopods, and shrimps  [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Massachusetts (Woods Hole, straying into Gulf of Maine) to southern Brazil [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat nektonic [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorImportance Social & Scientific- Commercial, gamefish, aquarium fish, Utilized for human consumption, for leather and oil. Chinese medicine  [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:105797
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Carcharhinus plumbeus (Nardo, 1827). 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=105797 on 2014-08-20
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