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: Glyphis glyphis (Müller & Henle, 1839)

Scientific synonyms and common names

Glyphis glyphis (Müller and Henle, 1839)

Carcharias (Prionodon) gisphis Müller and Henle, 1839, Syst.Beschr.Plagiost., (2):40, pl. 14.

Synonymy: None.

Other Scientific Names Recently in Use:
Carcharhinus glyphis (Müller and Henle, 1839).

FAO Names:
Speartooth shark [English]
Requin lancette [French]
Tiburón lanza [Spanish]
CARCH Glyph 2 [FAO Code]

Speartooth shark (Glyphis glyphis)