Hemigaleus microstoma

William T. White, Peter R. Last & Leonard J. V. Compagno, 2005, Description of a new species of weasel shark, Hemigaleus australiensis n. sp. (Carcharhiniformes: Hemigaleidae) from Australian waters., Zootaxa 1077, pp. 37-49: 39

publication ID

z01077p037

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lsid:zoobank.org:pub:07CAF72E-7644-4F71-9A42-241945FC52D3

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/727B6467-2F60-B0BF-ECB9-74C108AA4226

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scientific name

Hemigaleus microstoma
status

 

[[ Hemigaleus microstoma  ]]

Comparative material of Hemigaleus microstoma  utilised for this study includes: India: TRR- 70-14, pregnant female, 845 mm TL, Wadge Bank, off Cape Comorin  . Sri Lanka: immature male, 485 mm TL, Gulf of Manaar off Colombo  . Myanmar (Burma): PMBC- 6733, adult male, ca 700 mm, Andaman Sea  . Thailand, Gulf of Thailand: GVF- 60-361, immature female, 260 mm TL, Prachuap Khiri Khan Province  ; GVF- 107, subadult female, 697 mm TL, Rayong Province  ; GVF- 2429, adult male, 720 mm TL, Trat Province  . Malaysia: CSIRO H 4919-05, female, 612 mm TL, Sandakan fish market, Sabah, Borneo  . Singapore: LACM-F- 358, immature female, 429 mm TL, (cranium dissected)  . Indonesia: BMNH- 1867-11.28.173, female, 703 mm TL, (Syntype of Hemigaleus microstoma Bleeker, 1852  ), Batavia (Jakarta), Java  ; RMNH- 7389, female, 650 mm TL, Batavia, Java (possible Syntype but uncertain according to M. van Oijen, pers. comm.)  ; UMMZ- 179017, sub-adult female, 635 mm TL, Batavia (Jakarta), Java  ; CSIRO H 6234-01, preserved jaws only, adult male, 741 mm TL  , CSIRO H 6234-02, preserved jaws only, pregnant female, 795 mm TL  , CSIRO H 6234-03, preserved jaws only, pregnant female, 827 mm TL, Muara Angke fish landing site, Jakarta  . CSIRO H 5691-01, adult male, 872 mm TL  , CSIRO H 6128-04, female embryo, 452 mm TL  , CSIRO H 5868-08, female, 510 mm TL  , CSIRO H 5867-03, female 685 mm TL, Kedonganan fish market, Bali  ; CSIRO H 6201-01, female, 750 mm TL, Tanjung Luar fish market, Lombok  ; CSIRO H 6232-01, preserved jaws only, immature female, 735 mm TL  , CSIRO H 6233-01, preserved shark jaws only, adult male, 957 mm TL, Kedonganan fish market, Bali  ; MNHN- 1061, immature female, 598 mm TL  , MNHN- 7781, adult male, 770 mm TL, Java (data from Prof. J.A.F. Garrick)  . Philippines: SUML F 1153, immature male, 545 mm TL (Cadiz City)  ; BRU- 082, immature female, 570 mm TL  .

CSIRO

Australia, Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation

SUML

SUML