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Status in World Register of Marine Species

Accepted name: Carcharhinus sealei (Pietschmann, 1913)

Scientific synonyms and common names

Carcharhinus sealei (Pietschmann, 1916)

Carcharias sealei Pietschmann, 1916, Jahrb.Nassau.Ver.Nat., 172, ftn pl. 1. Replacement name for Carcharias borneensis Seale, 1910, Philipp.J.Sci., ser. D, 5:263, fig. 1-4.

Carcharias borneensis Seale, 1910 (not Carcharias (Prionodon) borneensis Bleeker, 1859 = Carcharhinus borneensis)
Platypodon coatesi Whitley, 1939.

FAO Names:
Blackspot shark [English]
Requin à taches noires [French]
Tiburón alinegro [Spanish]
CARCH Carch 24 [FAO Code]

Blackspot shark (Carcharhinus sealei)