Alopias vulpinus (Bonnaterre, 1788)

Species in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaChordataElasmobranchiiLamniformesAlopiidaeAlopias

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Overview

Full Name

Alopias vulpinus (Bonnaterre, 1788)

Common names

  • Atlantic thresher eng
  • Big-eye thresher eng
  • Common thresher eng
  • more

Synonyms

Taxonomic status

accepted species

Published in

Bonnaterre, J.P. (1788). Tableau encyclopédique et méthodique des trois règnes de la nature... Ichthyologie. Paris. i-lvi + 1-215, Pls. A-B + 1-100.

Basionym

Squalus vulpinus Bonnaterre, 1788

Living period

56.0 to 3.6 Ma

Habitat

Not terrestrial, Marine, Not freshwater, Nektonic, Marine

Threat status

Data deficient

Georeferenced data

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Distributions

Text based distributions present in some sources.

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Subordinate taxa

Classification

There are no subordinate taxa for this species.
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kingdom
Animalia
phylum
Chordata
class
Elasmobranchii
order
Lamniformes
family
Alopiidae
genus
Alopias
species
Alopias vulpinus
 
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Description

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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.

Anonymous (1994) Atlas pesquero de México.: Instituto Nacional de la Pesca. 234 p.

Anonymous (1994) Welsh names of animals and plants: I Vertebrates: fish, amphibians, reptiles, birds and mammals.: p.17-26. In W.B.L. Evans (ed.) Cyfres enwan (creaduriaid a phlauhigion: I creaduriaid asgwrn-cefn pysgod, amffibiaid, ymlusgiaid, adar a mamaliaid. Cymdeithas Edward Llwyd.

Bass, A.J. (1986) Alopiidae.: p. 101-102. In M.M. Smith and P.C. Heemstra (eds.) Smiths' sea fishes. Springer-Verlag, Berlin.

Begliomini, B. (2005) Requins de Tahiti et ses îles.: Collection Survol. Edition au vent des îles.

Bianchi, G. (1985) FAO species identification sheets for fishery purposes. Field guide to the commercial marine and brackish-water species of Tanzania.: Prepared and published with the support of TCP/URT/4406 and FAO (FIRM) Regular Programme. FAO, Rome. 199 p.

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

Biología Marina (2004) Nomina de especies comerciales de Chile.: Biología Marina website, August 2004.

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Known issues

There are known issues with this name usage:

  • basionym relation derived

Source information

This backbone name usage is included because it was found in another checklist at the time the backbone was built. The primary source name usage (119747590) has since been removed from the portal.

Record history

This record was last modified on 14-Feb-2017.