Taxon profile


thresher sharks
Alopiidae Bonaparte, 1838

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Chondrichthyes - cartilaginous fishes »  order Lamniformes

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Subordinated taxa

Number of records: 1

genus Alopias Rafinesque, 1810

Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [fdf867e1-25a1-419f-86f5-4891880dd7aa]

ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Alopiidae]
Data retrieved on: 20 January 2015
CZ Hanel L., Novák J. (2001): České názvy živočichů V. Ryby a rybovití obratlovci (Pisces), 1. Sliznatky (Myxini), mihule (Cephalaspidomorphi), paryby (Chondrichthyes), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 53 pp. [as Alopiidae]
Data retrieved on: 2 June 2013

Data source info

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
[Data retrieved on: 05 May 2007]

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