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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScoliodon laticaudus Müller & Henle, 1838 
AphiaID: 217364

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 editorScoliodon (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScoliodon Müller & Henle, 1837
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharias macrorhynchos Bleeker, 1852
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharias muelleri Müller & Henle, 1839
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharias palasoora Bleeker, 1853
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharias sorrahkowah Bleeker, 1853
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharias sorrakowah Cuvier, 1817
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhysodon muelleri (Müller & Henle, 1839)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScoliodon palasorrah (Bleeker, 1853) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScoliodon sorrakawah (Bleeker, 1853) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScoliodon sorrakowa (Bleeker, 1853)
Sources  basis of record Anon. (1996). FishBase 96 [CD-ROM]. ICLARM: Los Baños, Philippines. 1 cd-rom pp. (look up in IMIS[details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorspadenose shark  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Djibouti
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDjibouti [details]
Federal Republic of Somalia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSomalia [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
Seychelles
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSeychelles [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKroyeria elongata Pillai, 1967 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKroyeria minuta Pillai, 1968 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNesippus orientalis Heller, 1865 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerissopus manuelensis Gnanamuthu, 1951 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudopandarus gracilis Kirtisinghe, 1950 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNesippus crypturus Heller, 1865 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudopandarus longus (Gnanamuthu, 1951) [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (23 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (17 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 (7 nucleotides; 5 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 ITIS
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Temperature range: 26.0-29.0 °C (Ref. 4959). 120 cm record unconfirmed. Found on rocky substrates of coastal waters and lower reaches of tropical rivers. It is uncertain, however, if this species can live in perfectly fresh water for extended periods. Feeds on small bony fishes, shrimps and squids. Viviparous, with an unusual columnar placenta; litter size varies from 1 to 14. Size at birth 12 to 15 cm. Forms large schools. Utilized for human consumption. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:217364
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Scoliodon laticaudus Müller & Henle, 1838. 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=217364 on 2014-08-21
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