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Status in World Register of Marine Species

Accepted name: Carcharhinus galapagensis (Snodgrass & Heller, 1905)

Scientific synonyms and common names

Carcharhinus galapagensis (Snodgrass and Heller, 1905)

Carcharias galapagensis Snodgrass and Heller, 1905, Proc.Washington Acad.Sci., 6:343.

Synonymy: None.

FAO Names:
Galapagos shark [English]
Requin des Galapagos [French]
Tiburón de Galápagos [Spanish]
CARCH Carch 16 [FAO Code]

Galapagos shark (Carcharhinus galapagensis)