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Leopard Shark
Galeocerdo cuvier (Péron & Lesueur, 1822)

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

Scientific synonyms

Carcharias fasciatus Bleeker, 1852
Carcharias hemprichii Klunzinger, 1871
Galeocerda cuvier (Péron & Lesueur, 1822)
Galeocerdo arcticus (Faber, 1829)
Galeocerdo cuvieri
Galeocerdo fasciatus van Kampen, 1907
Galeocerdo obtusus Klunzinger, 1871
Galeocerdo rayneri MacDonald & Barrow, 1868
Galeocerdo tigrinus Müller & Henle, 1839
Galeus cepedianus Agassiz, 1838

Other names

= Maneater Shark
= Tiger Shark

IUCN category:Near Threatened

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Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/9453]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [http://aquatab.net] [as Galeocerdo cuvier (Péron & Lesueur, 1822)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
EN Australian Faunal Directory [c2379c79-125e-417d-9392-f5d93b26b223]

ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [http://www.environment.gov.au/biodiversi...], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Galeocerdo cuvier (Péron & Lesueur, 1822)]
Data retrieved on: 21 January 2015
CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [886]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase [http://www.fishbase.org]
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013.2 [39378]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [http://www.iucnredlist.org/] [as Galeocerdo cuvier (Péron & Lesueur, 1822)]
Data retrieved on: 27 January 2014
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 Galeocerdo cuvier (Peron & Le Sueur, 1822)]
Data retrieved on: 2 June 2013

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