WoRMS name details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGinglymostoma brevicaudatum Günther, 1867

220028 (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:220028)
Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype  BMNH 1867.3.9.423, locality Zanzibar  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype BMNH 1867.3.9.423, locality Zanzibar [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription A little-known inshore bottom shark of the...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription A little-known inshore bottom shark of the continental and insular shelves. Well adapted to lie amongst coral reefs due to its tough skin (Ref. 391). Breeding and feeding habits are unknown. Survives for many hours out of water (Ref. 391). [details]
Bailly, N. (2008). Ginglymostoma brevicaudatum. In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2017). FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=220028 on 2017-11-25

Date
action
by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z
created
2008-02-28 13:41:07Z
changed

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basis of record Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype BMNH 1867.3.9.423, locality Zanzibar [details]
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription A little-known inshore bottom shark of the continental and insular shelves. Well adapted to lie amongst coral reefs due to its tough skin (Ref. 391). Breeding and feeding habits are unknown. Survives for many hours out of water (Ref. 391). [details]
 

LanguageName 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorshort-tail nurse shark  [details]