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Blackspot Shark
Carcharhinus falciformis (Müller & Henle, 1839)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Chondrichthyes - cartilaginous fishes »  order Carcharhiniformes - ground sharks »  family Carcharhinidae - requiem sharks »  genus Carcharhinus - Whaler Sharks

Scientific synonyms

Carcharias falciformis Müller & Henle, 1839
Platypodon falciformis (Müller & Henle, 1839)
Carcharinus falciformis (Müller & Henle, 1839)
Carcharhinus falciformes (Müller & Henle, 1839)
Carcharhinus atrodorsus Deng, Xiong & Zhan, 1981
Carcharias falcipinnis Lowe, 1839
Carcharhinus floridanus Bigelow, Schroeder & Springer, 1943
Eulamia malpeloensis Fowler, 1944
Carcharias menisorrah Müller & Henle, 1839
Platypodon menisorrah (Müller & Henle, 1839)

Other names

= Grey Whaler Shark
= Net-eater Shark
= Olive Shark
= Reef Shark
= Ridgeback Shark
= Silky Shark

Vulnerable

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Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [868]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase [http://www.fishbase.org]
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/5097]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [http://aquatab.net] [as Carcharhinus falciformis (Müller & Henle, 1839)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [39370]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [http://www.iucnredlist.org/] [as Carcharhinus falciformis (Bibron, 1839)]
Data retrieved on: 3 August 2018
EN Australian Faunal Directory [e7e98bc4-776c-45ec-970e-9b688908e9a1]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [https://biodiversity.org.au/afd/home], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Carcharhinus falciformis (Müller & Henle, 1839)]
Data retrieved on: 21 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 Carcharhinus falciformis (Müller & Henle, 1839)]
Data retrieved on: 2 June 2013

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