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Status in World Register of Marine Species

Accepted name: Stegostoma fasciatum (Hermann, 1783)

Scientific synonyms and common names

Stegostoma fasciatum (Hermann, 1783)

Squalus fasciatus Hermann, 1783, Tabl.Aff., 302 (based on Squalus varius Seba, 1758 or 1761).

Squalus varius Seba, 1758 (see remarks)
? Squalus tigrinus Pennant, 1764 (nomen nudum)
Squalus tygrinus Bonnaterre, 1788 and Squalus tigrinus Gmelin, 1789
Squalus longicaudus Gmelin, 1789
? Squalus waddi Bloch and Schneider, 1801
Scyllium quinquecarinatum van Hasselt, 1823
Scyllium heptagonum Rüppell, 1837
Stegostoma carinatum Blyth, 1847
Squalus pantherinus Kuhl and van Hasselt, inBleeker, 1852 (name only)
Squalus cirrosus Gonow, in Gray, 1854
Stegostoma varium Garman, 1913
Stegostoma tigrinum naucum Whitley,

Other Scientific Names Recently in Use:
Stegostoma tigrinum (Gmelin, 1789).

FAO Names:
Zebra shark [English]
Requin zèbre [French]
Tiburón acebrado [Spanish]
STEG Steg 1 [FAO Code]

Zebra shark (Stegostoma fasciatum)