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Status in World Register of Marine Species

Synonym of Lamiopsis temminckii (Müller & Henle, 1839)

Scientific synonyms and common names

Lamiopsis temmincki (Müller and Henle, 1839)

Carcharias (Prionodon) temmincki Müller and Henle, 1839, Syst.Beschr.Plagiost., (2):48, pl. 18.

Carcharias tephrodes Fowler, 1905
Carcharhinus microphthalmus Chu, 1960

Other Scientific Names Recently in Use:
Carcharhinus temmincki (Müller and Henle, 1839)
Eulamia temmincki (Müller and Henle, 1839)

FAO Names:
Broadfin shark [English]
Requin grandes ailes [French]
Tiburón aletón [Spanish]
CARCH Lamio 1 [FAO Code]

Broadfin shark (Lamiopsis temmincki)