Taxon profile


basking sharks
Cetorhinidae Gill, 1862

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

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Subordinated taxa

Number of records: 1

genus Cetorhinus Blainville, 1816

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [family/95]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Cetorhinidae]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
EN Australian Faunal Directory [ec8220ae-c5b0-4d79-b694-e880b4314df1]

ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Cetorhinidae]
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 Cetorhinidae]
Data retrieved on: 2 June 2013
EN Dyldin Y. V. (2015): Annotated checklist of the sharks, batoids and chimaeras (Chondrichthyes: Elasmobranchii, Holocephali) from waters of Russia and adjacent areas, Publications of the Seto Marine Biological Laboratory, 43: 40-91 [as Cetorhinidae Gill, 1862]
Data retrieved on: 19 November 2015

Data source info

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

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