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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMegachasmidae Taylor, Compagno & Struhsaker, 1983 
AphiaID: 267044

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)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegachasma Taylor, Compagno & Struhsaker, 1983
Parent Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLamniformes
Synonymised
names
  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMegachamidae (incorrect spelling)
Sources  basis of record FishBase, version december 2007, available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Checked: verified by a taxonomic editormegamouth sharks  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrequins grande gueule  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortiburones bocudos  [details]
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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegachasma Taylor, Compagno & Struhsaker, 1983
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:267044
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2008-01-11 06:43:30Z  created  Decock, Wim
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Megachasmidae Taylor, Compagno & Struhsaker, 1983. 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=267044 on 2014-04-18
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