WoRMS taxon details

Negaprion brevirostris (Poey, 1868)

105800  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:105800)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Distribution Western Atlantic: New Jersey, USA to southern Brazil, including the Gulf of Mexico, the Bahamas, and the Caribbean; also in...  
Distribution Western Atlantic: New Jersey, USA to southern Brazil, including the Gulf of Mexico, the Bahamas, and the Caribbean; also in Gulf of Mexico  [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2019). FishBase. Negaprion brevirostris (Poey, 1868). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=105800 on 2019-10-19
Date
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
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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 Robins, C. R.; Ray, G. C.; Douglass, J.; Freund, R. (1986). A field guide to Atlantic coast fishes of North America. <em>Houghton Mifflin Co. Boston.</em> 1-354. [details]   

additional source McEachran, J. D. (2009). Fishes (Vertebrata: Pisces) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 1223–1316 in: Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas. [details]   

additional source Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2019). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. version (02/2019)., available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Distribution Western Atlantic: New Jersey, USA to southern Brazil, including the Gulf of Mexico, the Bahamas, and the Caribbean; also in Gulf of Mexico  [details]

Habitat benthic [details]
 

LanguageName 
English lemon shark  [details]
Spanish tiburón limón  [details]
To NMNH Extant Collection (Negaprion brevirostris RAD107088-001)
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To NMNH Extant Collection (Negaprion brevirostris RAD107090-001)
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To NMNH Extant Collection (Negaprion brevirostris USNM 110922)
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To NMNH Extant Collection (Negaprion brevirostris USNM 232948)
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To NMNH Extant Collection (Negaprion fronto RAD100273-001)
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To NMNH Extant Collection (Negaprion fronto RAD100273-002)
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