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Status in World Register of Marine Species

Accepted name: Pristis pectinata Latham, 1794

Scientific synonyms and common names

Pristis pectinata Latham, 1794

Synonyms:

Pristis pectinata Latham, 1794
Pristis pectinatus Latham, 1794, Trans. Linn. Soc. Lond., 2 (25): 278-279, pl. XXVI
(fig. 2) ('in Oceano'). No type material.
Squalus pristis (non Linnaeus): Bonnaterre, 1788: 11, pl. VIII (fig. 24).
Pristis granulosa Schneider, 1801, M. E. Blochii Syst. Ichthyol.: 352 ('loca vadosa Oceani'). No type material.
Pristis serra Schneider, 1801, M. E. Blochii Syst. Ichthyol.: pl. LXX (fig. l) (no description, no type localib). No type material.
Pristobatus pectinatus: Blainville, 1816: 121.
Pristis pectinatus: Müller & Henle, 1841:109-110 Duméril, 1865: 475-476, pl. 9 (fig- 3) Günther, 1870: 437-438 Doderlein, 1881: 108-110 Moreau, 1881: 377-378 Garman, 1913: 262-263 Fowler, 1936: 94-95, fig. 34 Poll, 1951: 101, fig. 46-47 Bigelow & Schroeder, 1953: 23-24, fig. 3-4 (extensive synonymy) Ben-Tuvia, 1953: 4 Albuquerque, 1954-1956: 145, fig. 89a Tortonese, 1956: 205 Bini, 1967: 119-120, fig.

Common names:

Smalltooth sawfish [En]
Poisson-scie tident [Fr]
Pejepeine [Es]

Smalltooth sawfish (Pristis pectinata)