WoRMS taxon details

Ginglymostoma cirratum (Bonnaterre, 1788)

105846  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:105846)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Lectotype  MNHN A.7654  
Lectotype [from synonym] MNHN A.7654 [view taxon]
Distribution Western Atlantic: Rhode Island, USA to southern Brazil, including the Gulf of Mexico and Carribean, Antilles  
Distribution Western Atlantic: Rhode Island, USA to southern Brazil, including the Gulf of Mexico and Carribean, Antilles [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Ginglymostoma cirratum (Bonnaterre, 1788). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=105846 on 2018-09-18
Date
action
by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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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, 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 Robins, C.R., G.C. Ray, J. Douglass and R. Freund. 1986. A field guide to Atlantic coast fishes of North America. Houghton Mifflin Co. Boston. 354 p. [details]   

additional source Compagno, L.J.V. (2001). Sharks of the world. An annotated and illustrated catalogue of shark species known to date. Volume 2. Bullhead, mackerel and carpet sharks (Heterodontiformes, Lamniformes and Orectolobiformes). FAO Species Catalogue for Fishery Purposes. No. 1, Vol. 2. Rome, FAO. 269p. [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). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Lectotype [from synonym] MNHN A.7654 [view taxon]
From other sources
Distribution Western Atlantic: Rhode Island, USA to southern Brazil, including the Gulf of Mexico and Carribean, Antilles [details]

Habitat benthic [details]
 

LanguageName 
English sand sharknurse shark  [details]
French requin nourrice  [details]
German Atlantischer Ammenhai  [details]
Lithuanian ūsuotasis ryklys auklė  [details]
Polish rekin wąsaty  [details]
Portuguese gata atlanticacacao lixa  [details]
Russian акула-нянька  [details]
Spanish tiburón nodrizatiburón gatagata nodrizagata  [details]
Ukrainian Сучасна акула-нянькаАкула-нянька звичайна  [details]