Negaprion acutidens (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: 39

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

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persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/735C87F1-8A70-FF88-9BF6-FB4458BE8F56

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scientific name

Negaprion acutidens (Rüppell, 1837)
status

 

Negaprion acutidens (Rüppell, 1837) 

Sicklefin Lemon Shark

Carcharias acutidens Rüppell, 1837: 65  , pl. 18 (fig. 3). Lectotype: SMF 2825 (stuffed); lectotype designation by Klausewitz (1960). Type locality: Jeddah , Saudi Arabia, Red Sea. 

Local synonymy: Negaprion  acutidens— Filewood, 1973: 3 (PNG); Compagno, 1984: 518 (New Guinea); Kailola, 1987: 18 (Binaturi River mouth to Trobriand Islands); White et al., 2018: 170, figs (PNG).

PNG voucher material: (1 spec.) KFRS E.314, Tuma Island, Trobriand Islands, 25 Jul. 1967. Remarks: First recorded from PNG by Filewood (1973). Recorded from coastal fisheries catches in Western and Milne Bay Provinces during recent surveys.

PNG

Division of Primary Industry

KFRS

Kanudi Fisheries Research Station

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Chordata

Class

Chondrichthyes

Order

Carcharhiniformes

Family

Carcharhinidae

Genus

Negaprion

Loc

Negaprion acutidens (Rüppell, 1837)

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

Negaprion

Whitley 1940
1940
Loc

Carcharias acutidens Rüppell, 1837: 65

Ruppell 1837: 65
1837