Alopias superciliosus Lowe, 1841,

White, William T. & Ko’Ou, Alfred, 2018, An annotated checklist of the chondrichthyans of Papua New Guinea, Zootaxa 4411 (1), pp. 1-82: 23-24

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4411.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:255EE06E-3171-41F3-BB3D-E7D29537A292

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/735C87F1-8A40-FFB9-9BF6-F91E59BC89B8

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Alopias superciliosus Lowe, 1841
status

 

Alopias superciliosus Lowe, 1841 

Bigeye Thresher

Alopecias superciliosus Lowe, 1841: 39  . Also Lowe, 1849: 18 (sometimes dated 1839). Holotype: whereabouts unknown. Type locality: Madeira , Eastern Atlantic. 

Local synonymy: White et al., 2018: 86, figs (PNG).

PNG voucher material: None.

Remarks: Caught as bycatch in the pelagic longline fisheries in PNG; verified by photographs, with accompanying muscle and vertebral samples, from fisheries observers.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Chordata

Class

Chondrichthyes

Order

Lamniformes

Family

Alopiidae

Genus

Alopias

Loc

Alopias superciliosus Lowe, 1841

White, William T. & Ko’Ou, Alfred 2018
2018
Loc

Alopecias superciliosus

Lowe 1841: 39
1841