Carcharhinus obscurus (Lesueur, 1818),

White, William T. & Ko’Ou, Alfred, 2018, An annotated checklist of the chondrichthyans of Papua New Guinea, Zootaxa 4411 (1), pp. 1-82: 36-37

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/735C87F1-8A75-FF8A-9BF6-F88C5BE5885D

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Carcharhinus obscurus (Lesueur, 1818)
status

 

Carcharhinus obscurus (Lesueur, 1818) 

Dusky Shark

Squalus obscurus Lesueur, 1818: 223  , pl. 9. No types known. Type locality: east coast of USA  .

Local synonymy: White et al., 2018: 156, figs (PNG).

PNG voucher material: None.

Remarks: First confirmed record from PNG. Caught occasionally by the longline fisheries, but not recorded from coastal fisheries catches.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Chordata

Class

Chondrichthyes

Order

Carcharhiniformes

Family

Carcharhinidae

Genus

Carcharhinus

Loc

Carcharhinus obscurus (Lesueur, 1818)

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

Squalus obscurus

Lesueur 1818: 223
1818