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Carcharhinus amboinensis  (Müller and Henle, 1839)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 160382

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Carcharias amboinensis Müller and Henle, 1839
    Carcharias brachyrhynchos Bleeker, 1859
    Carcharias henlei Bleeker, 1853
    Carchias henlei Bleeker, 1853
    Triaenodon obtusus Day, 1878
  Common Name(s): pigeye shark [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassChondrichthyes  – cartilaginous fishes, rays, sharks, condrictes, peixe cartilaginoso, tubarăo, poissons cartilagineux, raies, requins  
                         SubclassElasmobranchii  – cartilaginous fishes, rays, sharks, skates, torpedoes  
                               OrderCarcharhiniformes  – ground sharks  
                                  FamilyCarcharhinidae Jordan and Evermann, 1896 – mangeurs d'hommes, tiburones gambuso, requiem sharks  
                                     GenusCarcharhinus Blainville, 1816 – gray sharks  
                                        SpeciesCarcharhinus amboinensis (Müller and Henle, 1839) – pigeye shark  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: F. A. O., database (version 1)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Carcharhinus amboinensis   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Carcharhinus amboinensis   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Compagno, Leonard J. V.  
  Publication Date: 1984   
  Article/Chapter Title: Sharks of the World: An annotated and illustrated catalogue of shark species known to date   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: FAO Fisheries Synopsis, no. 125, vol. 4, pt. 2   
  Publisher: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations   
  Publication Place: Rome, Italy   
  Reference for: Carcharhinus amboinensis   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Eschmeyer, William N., ed.  
  Publication Date: 1998   
  Article/Chapter Title: Catalog of Fishes   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Special Publication of the Center for Biodiversity Research and Information, no. 1, vol 1-3   
  Page(s): 2905   
  Publisher: California Academy of Sciences   
  Publication Place: San Francisco, California, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-940228-47-5   
  Reference for: Carcharhinus amboinensis   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Indo-West Pacific  






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