WoRMS taxon details

Sphyrna tiburo (Linnaeus, 1758)

158517  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:158517)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(ofSqualus tiburo Linnaeus, 1758) Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. <em>Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae.</em> ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Distribution Found on both the East and West coast of North and South America. In the western Atlantic, they are found from southern...  
Distribution Found on both the East and West coast of North and South America. In the western Atlantic, they are found from southern Brazil to North Carolina, straying to Massachusetts Bay and Nantucket Sound. [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Sphyrna tiburo (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=158517 on 2018-11-17
Date
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2005-05-26 07:43:32Z
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2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
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original description  (ofSqualus tiburo Linnaeus, 1758) Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. <em>Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae.</em> ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record Collette, B.B., and G. Klein-MacPhee (eds.). 2002. Bigelow and Schroeder's Fishes of the Gulf of Maine, 3rd edition. Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington and London. 748 p. [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 Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. <em>China Science Press.</em> 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Distribution Found on both the East and West coast of North and South America. In the western Atlantic, they are found from southern Brazil to North Carolina, straying to Massachusetts Bay and Nantucket Sound. [details]

Habitat nektonic [details]
 

LanguageName 
English bonnethead  [details]
Spanish cornuda cabeza de pala  [details]