Taxon profile


Callorhinchus Lacépède, 1798

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Chondrichthyes - cartilaginous fishes »  order Chimaeriformes - chimaeras »  family Callorhinchidae - plownose chimaeras

Scientific synonyms


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Included taxa

Number of records: 3

species Callorhinchus callorynchus (Linnaeus, 1758)
species Callorhinchus capensis (Duméril, 1865)
species Callorhinchus milii Bory de Saint-Vincent, 1823 - Australian Ghost Shark

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [genus/5039]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Callorhinchus Lacepède, 1798]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
EN Australian Faunal Directory [fb07bbdb-933f-4925-9a3b-92adb81efea7]

ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Callorhinchus Lacépède, 1798]
Data retrieved on: 20 January 2015

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