Alopias pelagicus Nakamura, 1935

Love, Milton S., Bizzarro, Joseph J., Cornthwaite, Maria, Frable, Benjamin W. & Maslenikov, Katherine P., 2021, Checklist of marine and estuarine fishes from the Alaska-Yukon Border, Beaufort Sea, to Cabo San Lucas, Mexico, Zootaxa 5053 (1), pp. 1-285: 15

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.5053.1.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:295D03A4-589A-4E3F-B030-5121EF7D7398

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5818581

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03BE87D6-FF9F-FFBB-98EA-FEF1FB8B31D7

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Plazi

scientific name

Alopias pelagicus Nakamura, 1935
status

 

Alopias pelagicus Nakamura, 1935   .

Pelagic Thresher. To 4.28 m (14.04 ft) TL (Weigman 2016). Circumglobal; western Pacific Ocean north to southern Japan (Yoshino and Aonuma in Nakabo 2002); southern California ( Hanan et al. 1993) to Panama, including southern tip of Baja California (Compagno et al. in Fischer et al. 1995); Gulf of California (Bizzarro et al. 2009); Islas Galápagos ( Grove and Lavenberg 1997); Colombia (Mejía-Falla et al. 2007) and Peru ( Cornejo et al. 2015)   . Oceanic; depth: surface to at least 300 m (984 ft) or more (Weigman 2016).