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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHypogaleus hyugaensis (Miyosi, 1939) 
AphiaID: 220020

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 editorTriakidae (Family) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGaleorhininae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHypogaleus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHypogaleus hyugaensis (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHypogaleus Smith, 1957
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEugaleus hyugaensis Miyosi, 1939
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleorhinus hyugaensis (Miyosi, 1939)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleorhinus zanzibarensis Smith, 1957
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHypogaleus zanzibarensis (Smith, 1957)
Source  basis of record Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. 2014. FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication., available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]

Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorblacktipe tope  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMtwapa [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUngama Bay [details]
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenya [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]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [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 (2 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 (4 nucleotides; 4 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 Found on the continental shelves. Feeds on bony fishes. Viviparous (with a yolk-sac placenta), with 10 or 11 young in a litter. Size of full-term fetuses about 33 to 35 cm. Gestation period is estimated at 15 months. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:220020
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). Hypogaleus hyugaensis (Miyosi, 1939). 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=220020 on 2014-12-21
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