WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNebrius ferrugineus (Lesson, 1831)

220030

urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:220030

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Found on the continental and insular shelves...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Found on the continental and insular shelves from the intertidal down to at least 70 m. Occurs more commonly in lagoons, along coral and rocky reefs, sandy areas near reefs and beaches. Feeds on corals, crabs, lobsters, octopi, squids, sea urchins, and reef fishes (surgeonfishes and siganids). Nocturnal. Forms schools. Ovoviviparous with 4 young/uterus. Tough and hardy, and survives in captivity. Caught by anglers (Ref. 391). Marketed fresh and dried-salted; used in the sharkfin trade; liver processed for vitamins and oil; offal processed for fishmeal. Few provoked attacks. [details]
Bailly, N. (2008). Nebrius ferrugineus (Lesson, 1831). 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=220030 on 2017-11-20

Date
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1997-02-24 18:26:33Z
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2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
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basis of record Smith, J.L.B. & Smith, M.M. (1963). The fishes of Seychelles. Department of Ichthyology, Rhodes University. Grahamstown. [details]   

additional source Compagno, L.J.V. (2001). Sharks of the world. An annotated and illustrated catalogue of shark species known to date. Volume 2. Bullhead, mackerel and carpet sharks (Heterodontiformes, Lamniformes and Orectolobiformes). FAO Species Catalogue for Fishery Purposes. No. 1, Vol. 2. Rome, FAO. 269p. [details]   

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. China Science Press. 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorGinglymostoma ferruginaea (Lesson, 1830)) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorNebrius concolor Rüppell, 1837) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorGinglymostoma concolor (Rüppell, 1837)) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorGinglymostoma ferruginea (Lesson, 1831)) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorGinglymostoma ferrugineum (Lesson, 1831)) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorGinglymostoma muelleri Günther, 1870) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorGinglymostoma rueppellii Bleeker, 1852) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorScyllium ferrugineum Lesson, 1831) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorNebrius doldi Smith, 1953) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorNebrius macrurus (Garman, 1913)) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorNebrodes macrurus Garman, 1913) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorScymnus porosus Ehrenberg, 1871) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorNebrodes concolor ogilbyi Whitley, 1934) 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 editorLectotype [from synonym] SMF 2538, locality Massawa [view taxon]
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Found on the continental and insular shelves from the intertidal down to at least 70 m. Occurs more commonly in lagoons, along coral and rocky reefs, sandy areas near reefs and beaches. Feeds on corals, crabs, lobsters, octopi, squids, sea urchins, and reef fishes (surgeonfishes and siganids). Nocturnal. Forms schools. Ovoviviparous with 4 young/uterus. Tough and hardy, and survives in captivity. Caught by anglers (Ref. 391). Marketed fresh and dried-salted; used in the sharkfin trade; liver processed for vitamins and oil; offal processed for fishmeal. Few provoked attacks. [details]
 

LanguageName 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortawny sharkUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortawny nurse sharkUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorspitting sharkUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsleepy sharkUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrusty sharkUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrusty catsharkUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadame XUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgiant sleepy shark  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorroussette ferrugineuseUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrequin nourrice fauve  [details]
Gebe Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkalouyon  [details]
Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorô-tenjikuzame  [details]
Malagasy Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoryahiya  [details]
Seselwa Creole French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorendormi  [details]
Sinhala Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbe kal mora  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgata nodriza atezada  [details]