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Hexanchus vitulus  Springer and Waller, 1969
Taxonomic Serial No.: 159826

 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s): bigeyed sixgill shark [English]
 
    bigeye sixgill shark [English]
 
    marrajo ojigrande [Spanish]
 
  Valid Name: Hexanchus nakamurai Teng, 1962
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: invalid - junior synonym   
       
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
       

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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 vitulus   
       
  Source: F. A. O., database (version 1)  
  Acquired: 1996   
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  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
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  Reference for: Hexanchus vitulus   
       
  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Claro, Rodolfo, Kenyon C. Lindeman, and Lynne R. Parenti  
  Publication Date: 2001   
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  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Ecology of the Marine Fishes of Cuba   
  Page(s): 253   
  Publisher: Smithsonian Institution Press   
  Publication Place: Washington, DC, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-56098-985-8   
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  Reference for: Hexanchus vitulus   
       
  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 vitulus   
       
  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 vitulus   
       

 Geographic Information
       
  Geographic Division: Western Atlantic Ocean  
       
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