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Hexanchus nakamurai  Teng, 1962
Taxonomic Serial No.: 564645

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Hexanchus vitulus Springer and Waller, 1969
 
    Hexanchus griseus nakamurai Teng, 1962
 
  Common Name(s): cazón de seis branquias [Spanish]
 
    bigeye sixgill shark [English]
 
       
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  Current Standing: valid  
       
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomDeuterostomia   
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                InfraphylumGnathostomata   
                   SuperclassChondrichthyes   
                      ClassChondrichthyes  – cartilaginous fishes, rays, sharks, condrictes, peixe cartilaginoso, tubarão, poissons cartilagineux, raies, requins  
                         SubclassElasmobranchii  – cartilaginous fishes, rays, sharks, skates, torpedoes  
                            SuperorderEuselachii   
                               OrderHexanchiformes Compagno, 1973 – cow sharks, frilled sharks  
                                  FamilyHexanchidae Gray, 1851 – cow sharks, sevengill sharks, sixgill sharks, grisets, tiburones cañabota  
                                     GenusHexanchus Rafinesque, 1810 – sixgill sharks  
                                        SpeciesHexanchus nakamurai Teng, 1962 – cazón de seis branquias, bigeye sixgill shark  
       

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  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 17-Mar-2003, website (version 13-Mar-03)  
  Acquired: 2003   
  Notes: http://www.calacademy.org/research/ichthyology/catalog/   
  Reference for: Hexanchus nakamurai   
       
  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Compagno, Leonard J. V. / Hamlett, William C., ed.  
  Publication Date: 1999   
  Article/Chapter Title: Checklist of Living Elasmobranchs   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Sharks, Skates, and Rays: The Biology of Elasmobranch Fishes   
  Page(s): 471-498   
  Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press   
  Publication Place: Baltimore, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-8018-6048-2   
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  Reference for: Hexanchus nakamurai   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Herman, J., M. Hovestadt-Euler, and D. C. Hovestadt / M. Stehman, Ed.  
  Publication Date: 1994   
  Article/Chapter Title: Contributions to the study of the comparative morphology of teeth and other relevant ichthyodorulites in living supra-specific taxa of Chondrichthyan fishes. Addendum to part A, No. 1: Order Hexanciformes - Family: Hexanchidae. Odontological results ....   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Bulletin de L'Institut Royal des Sciences Naturelles de Belgique 64   
  Page(s): 147-163   
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  Reference for: Hexanchus nakamurai   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Nelson, Joseph S., Edwin J. Crossman, H. Espinosa-Pérez, L. T. Findley, C. R. Gilbert, et al., eds.  
  Publication Date: 2004   
  Article/Chapter Title: Common and scientific names of fishes from the United States, Canada, and Mexico, Sixth Edition   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: American Fisheries Society Special Publication, no. 29   
  Page(s): ix + 386   
  Publisher: American Fisheries Society   
  Publication Place: Bethesda, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-888569-61-1, 0097-0638  
  Notes: Full author list: Nelson, Joseph S., Edwin J. Crossman, Héctor Espinosa-Pérez, Lloyd T. Findley, Carter R. Gilbert, Robert N. Lea, and James D. Williams   
  Reference for: Hexanchus nakamurai, bigeye sixgill shark [English], cazón de seis branquias [Spanish]   
       

 Geographic Information
       
  Geographic Division: Indo-West Pacific  
       
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