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Status in World Register of Marine Species

Accepted name: Carcharhinus acronotus (Poey, 1860)

Scientific synonyms and common names

Carcharhinus acronotus (Poey, 1860)

Squalus acronotus Poey, 1860, Memorias, 2:335, pl. 19, fig. 3-4.

? Prionodon curcuri Castelnau, 1855 (see Garrick, 1982)
Carcharias (Prionodon) remotus Dumeril, 1865.

FAO Names:
Blacknose shark [English]
Requin nez noir [French]
Tiburón amarillo [Spanish]
CARCH Carch 1 [FAO Code]

Blacknose shark (Carcharhinus acronotus)