Carcharhinus albimarginatus (Rüppell, 1837),

White, William T. & Ko’Ou, Alfred, 2018, An annotated checklist of the chondrichthyans of Papua New Guinea, Zootaxa 4411 (1), pp. 1-82: 31

publication ID

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

publication LSID

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persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/735C87F1-8A48-FFB0-9BF6-FDDF59568AB7

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scientific name

Carcharhinus albimarginatus (Rüppell, 1837)
status

 

Carcharhinus albimarginatus (Rüppell, 1837) 

Silvertip Shark

Carcharias albimarginatus Rüppell, 1837: 164  , pl. 18 (fig. 1). Lectotype: SMF 3582View Materials (dry and mounted); lectotype designation by Rosenblatt & Baldwin (1958). Type locality: Ras Muhammad, Sinai, Egypt, Red Sea  .

Local synonymy: Carcharhinus  albolimbatus— Filewood, 1973: 7 (PNG). Carcharhinus albimarginatus  — Kailola, 1987: 15 (Basilisk Passage, Port Moresby; Orangerie Bay; Goodenough Island); Allen, 1998: 67 (Milne Bay); Allen et al., 2003: 112 (Milne Bay); Hamilton et al., 2009: 73 (northern Bismarck Archipelago); White et al., 2018: 126, figs (PNG).

PNG voucher material: (1 spec.) KFRS E.048, Cape Saint George, New Ireland, May 1965. Remarks: Observed by divers in a number of locations, although becoming scarcer. Caught by coastal fishers and was a common catch of the targeted shark longline fishery.

PNG

Division of Primary Industry

KFRS

Kanudi Fisheries Research Station

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Chordata

Class

Chondrichthyes

Order

Carcharhiniformes

Family

Carcharhinidae

Genus

Carcharhinus

Loc

Carcharhinus albimarginatus (Rüppell, 1837)

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

Carcharias albimarginatus Rüppell, 1837: 164

Ruppell 1837: 164
1837
Loc

Carcharhinus

Blainville 1816
1816