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Bronze Hammerhead Shark
Sphyrna lewini (Griffith & Smith, 1834)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Chondrichthyes - cartilaginous fishes »  order Carcharhiniformes - ground sharks »  family Sphyrnidae - hammerhead sharks »  genus Sphyrna

Scientific synonyms

Cestracion leeuwenii Day, 1865
Cestracion lewini (Griffith & Smith, 1834)
Cestracion oceanica Garman, 1913
Sphyrna diplana Springer, 1941
Sphyrna leweni (Griffith & Smith, 1834)
Zygaena erythraea Klunzinger, 1871
Zygaena indica van Hasselt, 1823
Zygaena lewini Griffith & Smith, 1834
Zygaena malleus (non Shaw & Nodder, 1789)

Other names

= Gebuchteter Hammerhai
= Hammerhead
= Kidney-headed Shark
= Scalloped Hammerhead

IUCN category:Endangered

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Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/28540]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [http://aquatab.net] [as Sphyrna lewini (Griffith & Smith, 1834)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
EN Australian Faunal Directory [80490086-0684-48f4-92ce-e8f9bd6c4242]

ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [http://www.environment.gov.au/biodiversi...], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Sphyrna lewini (Griffith & Smith, 1834)]
Data retrieved on: 21 January 2015
CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [912]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase [http://www.fishbase.org]
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013.2 [39385]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [http://www.iucnredlist.org/] [as Sphyrna lewini (Griffith & Smith, 1834)]
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 Sphyrna lewini Griffith & Smith, 1834]
Data retrieved on: 2 June 2013

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