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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhiniodon Smith, 1828 
AphiaID: 206690

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 editorOrectolobiformes (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhincodontidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhiniodon (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhincodon Smith, 1829
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhincodontidae Müller & Henle, 1839
Source Not documented
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Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhiniodon typus (Smith, 1828) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhincodon typus Smith, 1828
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpelling Rhiniodon Smith 1828:2 on Official Index for purposes of priority (Opinion 1278). Appeared first as Rhiniodon Smith 1828 (see also Penrith 1972 [Penrith, M. J. (1972). Earliest description and name for the whale shark. Copeia 1972 (no. 2): 362]), but not accepted by ICZN. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:206690
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Date   action   by
2004-06-06 22:00:00Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2005-06-26 16:01:46Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2013-03-12 11:06:55Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Rhiniodon Smith, 1828. 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=206690 on 2014-12-27
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