Carcharhinus tjutjot (Bleeker, 1852)

Straube, Nicolas, White, William T., Ho, Hsuan-Ching, Rochel, Elisabeth, Corrigan, Shannon, Li, Chenhong & Naylor, Gavin J. P., 2013, A DNA sequence-based identification checklist for Taiwanese chondrichthyans, Zootaxa 3752 (1), pp. 256-278: 271

publication ID

http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3752.1.16

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:5CC7B1D8-3538-4218-997C-254FAFEA27E5

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03A3DB49-C04A-B825-82E7-C73BFA2D784A

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Plazi

scientific name

Carcharhinus tjutjot (Bleeker, 1852)
status

 

Carcharhinus tjutjot (Bleeker, 1852) 

Type locality: Jakarta, Java, Indonesia.

The two Taiwanese samples of C. tjutjot  included in this analysis formed a single cluster that includes a sample of this species from Indonesian Borneo (GN 4597), and is sister to the C. dussumieri  clade from the northwestern Indian Ocean (Supplementary Material 1). A recent revision of the C. dussumieri-C. sealei  complex informed by both molecular and morphological data resurrected Carcharhinus tjujot  as a valid nominal species (White, 2012).