Carcharodon carcharias (Linnaeus, 17…

Species in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaChordataElasmobranchiiLamniformesLamnidaeCarcharodon

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Full Name

Carcharodon carcharias (Linnaeus, 1758)

Common names

  • Great white shark eng
  • Man eater eng
  • Man-eater eng
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Synonyms

Taxonomic status

Accepted species

According to

The Catalogue of Life, 3rd January 2011

Habitat

Not terrestrial, Marine, Brackish, Marine

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Distributions

Text based distributions present in some sources.

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Classification

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kingdom
Animalia
phylum
Chordata
class
Elasmobranchii
order
Lamniformes
family
Lamnidae
genus
Carcharodon
species
Carcharodon carcharias
 
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Bibliography

Alegre, M., J. Lleonart and J. Veny (1992) Espècies pesqueres d'interès comercial. Nomenclatura oficial catalana.: Departament de Cultura, Generalitat Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain.

Anon. (1996). FishBase 96 [CD-ROM]. ICLARM: Los Baños, Philippines. 1 cd-rom pp.

Bianchi, G. (1986) Fichas FAO de identifacao de espécies para propósitos comerciais. Guia de campo para as espécies comerciais marinhas e de águas salobras de Angola.: Preparado com o apoio da NORAD e da FAO (FIRM) Programa Regular, FAO, Rome. 184 p.

Bianchi, G., K.E. Carpenter, J.-P. Roux, F.J. Molloy, D. Boyer and H.J. Boyer (1999) FAO species identification field guide for fishery purposes. The living marine resources of Namibia.: FAO, Rome. 250 p.

Bianchi, G., K.E. Carpenter, J.-P. Roux, F.J. Molloy, D. Boyer and H.J. Boyer (1999) Field guide to the living marine resources of Namibia.: FAO species identification guide for fishery purposes. Rome, FAO. 265 p., 11 colour plates.

Béarez, P. (1996) Lista de los peces marinos del Ecuador continental.: Rev. Biol. Trop. 44(2):731-741.

Carl, H. (2003) Danish fish names.: Zoological Museum of Copenhagen. Unpublished.

Chinese Academy of Fishery Sciences (2003) Chinese aquatic germplasm resources database.: http://zzzy.fishinfo.cn

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Source information

This backbone name usage exists because it was found in another checklist at the time the backbone was built. The primary source name usage has since been removed from the portal.

Record history

This record was last modified in GBIF on Nov 3, 2014. It was last updated according to the publisher on Feb 8, 2013.

A record will be modified by GBIF when either the source record has been changed by the publisher, or improvements in the GBIF processing warrant an update.