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Status in World Register of Marine Species

Accepted name: Lamna nasus (Bonnaterre, 1788)

Scientific synonyms and common names

Lamna nasus (Bonnaterre, 1788)

Squalus nasus Bonnaterre, 1788, Tabl.encyclop.method.trois reg.nat., Ichthyol., Paris, 10.

Squalus glaucus Gunnerus, 1758 (not S. gIaucus Linnaeus, 1758 = Prionace glauca)
Squalus cornubicus Gmelin, 1789
Squalus pennanti Walbaum, 1792 (also Lamna pennanti Desvaux, 1851
Squalus monensis Shaw, 1804
Squalus cornubiensis Pennant, 1812
Squalus selanonus Walker, in Leach, 1818
Selanonius walkeri Fleming, 1828
Lamna punctata Storer, 1839
Oxyrhina daekyi Gill, 1862
Lamna philippi Perez Canto, 1886
Lamna whitleyi Phillipps, 1935.

FAO Names:
Porbeagle [English]
Requin-taupe commun [French]
Marrajo sardinero [Spanish]
LAMN Lamn 1 [FAO Code]

Porbeagle (Lamna nasus)