Home|Search|Identify|Taxonomic tree|Quiz|About this site|Feedback
Developed by ETI BioInformatics
Characteristics, distribution and ecology
Taxonomische classification
Synonyms and common names
Literature references
Images, audio and video
Links to other Web sites

Status in World Register of Marine Species

Accepted name: Carcharhinus hemiodon (Müller & Henle, 1839)

Scientific synonyms and common names

Carcharhinus hemiodon (Valenciennes, 1839)

Carcharias (Hypoprion) hemiodon Valenciennes, in Müller and Henle, 1839, Syst.Beschr.Plagiost., (2): 35, pl. 19 (teeth only).

Synonymy:
? Carcharias watu Setna and Sarangdhar, 1946 (see Garrick, 1982)
? Hypoprion atripinna Chu, 1960

FAO Names:
Pondicherry shark [English]
Requin baliai [French]
Tiburón de Pondicherry [Spanish]
CARCH Carch 21 [FAO Code]

Pondicherry shark (Carcharhinus hemiodon)