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Status in World Register of Marine Species

Accepted name: Heptranchias perlo (Bonnaterre, 1788)

Scientific synonyms and common names

Heptranchias perlo (Bonnaterre, 1788)

Squalus perlo Bonnaterre, 1788, Tabl.encyclop.method.trois reg.Nat., Ichthyol., Paris, 10.

Squalus cinereus Gmelin, 1789
Heptranchias angio Costa, 1857
Notidanus (Heptanchus) cinereus , var. pristiurus (var. aetatis) Bellotti, 1877
Heptranchias deani Jordan and Starks, 1901
Heptranchias dakini Whitley, 1931

FAO Names:
Sharpnose sevengill shark [English]
Requin perlon [French]
Cañabota bocadulce [Spanish]
HEX Hept 1 [FAO Code]

Sharpnose sevengill shark (Heptranchias perlo)