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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudocarcharias kamoharai (Matsubara, 1936) 
AphiaID: 217632

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 editorLamniformes (Order) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPseudocarchariidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudocarcharias (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudocarcharias Cadenat, 1963
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharias kamoharai Matsubara, 1936 (basionym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarcharias yangi Teng, 1959
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOdontaspis kamoharai (Matsubara, 1936)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudocarcharias pelagicus Cadenat, 1963
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudocarcharias yangi (Teng, 1959)
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 
Afrikaans Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgrootoog-skeurtandhaai  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorwater crocodileUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorwater alligatorUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKamohara’s sand sharkUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorJapanese ragged tooth sharkUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcrocodile sharkUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbigeye ragged-tooth  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrequin crocodile  [details]
Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormizu-waniUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormizuwani  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortiburón cocodrilo  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFAO fishing area 34 [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFAO fishing area 47 [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFAO fishing area 51 [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFAO fishing area 57 [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFAO fishing area 61 [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFAO fishing area 71 [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFAO fishing area 77 [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFAO fishing area 81 [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFAO fishing area 87 [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (11 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (4 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo FAO Species fact sheets 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo FishBase 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (16 nucleotides; 15 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
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Found offshore but sometimes occurring inshore and near the bottom. Its long, flexed teeth suggests small to moderately large active oceanic prey. Ovoviviparous, with 4 young in a litter. Nocturnal and possibly make a diel pattern of movement toward the surface at night and away from it in the day. Jaws can be protruded a considerable distance from its head. Liver is very large and very high in squalene. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Placed in family Pseudocarchariidae in <151>. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:217632
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). Pseudocarcharias kamoharai (Matsubara, 1936). 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=217632 on 2014-07-31
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