WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegachasma pelagios Taylor, Compagno & Struhsaker, 1983

281542  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:281542)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype  BPBM 22730, locality Oahu Island  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype BPBM 22730, locality Oahu Island [details]
Bailly, N. (2008). Megachasma pelagios. 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=281542 on 2018-01-17

Date
action
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2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
created

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additional source Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). 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]   

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] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype BPBM 22730, locality Oahu Island [details]
 

Host of
LanguageName 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormegamouth sharkUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbig mouth shark  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrequin grande gueule  [details]
Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorメガマウスザメ  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortiburón bocudoUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortiburón bocón  [details]