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Status in World Register of Marine Species

Accepted name: Carcharhinus porosus (Ranzani, 1839)

Scientific synonyms and common names

Carcharhinus porosus (Ranzani, 1839)

Carcharias porosus Ranzani, 1839, Acad.Sci.Inst.Bononiensis, Nov.Comm., 4:70, pl. 9, figs 1-3.

Carcharias (Prionodon) henlei Valenciennes, in Müller and Henle, 1839
Carcharhinus cerdale Gilbert, in Jordan and Evermann, 1898.

FAO Names:
Smalltail shark [English]
Requin tiqueue [French]
Tiburón poroso [Spanish]
CARCH Carch 12 [FAO Code]

Smalltail shark (Carcharhinus porosus)