WoRMS taxon details

Megachasmidae Taylor, Compagno & Struhsaker, 1983

267044  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:267044)

accepted
Family
Megachamidae (incorrect spelling)
Not documented
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Megachasmidae Taylor, Compagno & Struhsaker, 1983. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=267044 on 2018-08-14
Date
action
by
2008-01-11 06:43:30Z
created
2015-04-17 08:48:21Z
changed

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taxonomy source Van Der Laan, R.; Eschmeyer, W. N.; Fricke, R. (2014). Family-group names of Recent fishes. Zootaxa. 3882(1): 1-230., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3882.1.1 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [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]   

basis of record  (ofMegachamidae) Eschmeyer, W. N.; Fricke, R.; van der Laan, R. (eds). (2017). Catalog of Fishes: Genera, Species, References. Electronic version., available online at http://researcharchive.calacademy.org/research/Ichthyology/catalog/fishcatmain.asp [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 



LanguageName 
English megamouth sharks  [details]
French requins grande gueule  [details]
Japanese メガマウスザメ  [details]
Spanish tiburones bocudos  [details]