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Status in World Register of Marine Species

Accepted name: Loxodon macrorhinus Müller & Henle, 1839

Scientific synonyms and common names

Loxodon macrorhinus Müller and Henle, 1839

Loxodon macrorhinus Müller and Henle, 1839, Syst.Beschr.Plagiost., (2):61, pl. 25.

Synonymy:
Carcharias (Scoliodon) dumerili Bleeker, 1865
Carcharias albomarginatus Hemprich and Ehrenberg, 1899
Scoliodon iordani Ogilby, 1908
Scoliodon affinis Ogilby, 1912
Scoliodon ceylonensis Setna and Sarangdhar, 1946.

FAO Names:
Sliteye shark [English]
Requin sagrin [French]
Tiburón ojuelo [Spanish]
CARCH Lox 1 [FAO Code]

Sliteye shark (Loxodon macrorhinus)