Carcharhinus brevipinna (Müller & Henle, 1839),

White, William T. & Ko’Ou, Alfred, 2018, An annotated checklist of the chondrichthyans of Papua New Guinea, Zootaxa 4411 (1), pp. 1-82: 33

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/735C87F1-8A76-FF8E-9BF6-FE9559E88A10

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Plazi

scientific name

Carcharhinus brevipinna (Müller & Henle, 1839)
status

 

Carcharhinus brevipinna (Müller & Henle, 1839) 

Spinner Shark

Carcharias brevipinna Müller & Henle, 1839: 31  , pl. 9. Holotype: RMNH D2525 (mounted skin). Type locality: Java, Indonesia.

Local synonymy: Carcharhinus  brevipenna— Filewood, 1973: 6 (PNG). Carcharhinus  brevipinna— Kailola, 1987: 16 (Papuan coast to as far east as Losuia); White et al., 2018: 136, figs (PNG).

PNG voucher material: (4 spec.) CSIRO H 8106-01 (dried jaw), female 930 mm DW, south of Kerema , Gulf of Papua, 8°3’17” S, 145°43’53” E, 17 m depth, 2 Sep. 2015GoogleMaps  ; KFRS E.159A (dried jaws), KFRS E.159B (dried jaws), Fairfax Harbour , Port Moresby, 27 Aug. 1965  ; KFRS E.625, female 870 mm TL, south of Purari River mouth, Gulf of Papua, 8°0’50” S, 145°2’17” E, 12 m depth, 6 Sep. 2015GoogleMaps  .

Remarks: First recorded from PNG by Filewood (1973) with two jaws in KFRS collected in mid-1960s. Regular catch of longline, trawl and coastal fisheries during recent surveys.

PNG

Division of Primary Industry

CSIRO

Australian National Fish Collection

KFRS

Kanudi Fisheries Research Station

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Chordata

Class

Chondrichthyes

Order

Carcharhiniformes

Family

Carcharhinidae

Genus

Carcharhinus

Loc

Carcharhinus brevipinna (Müller & Henle, 1839)

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

Carcharias brevipinna Müller & Henle, 1839: 31

Muller & Henle 1839: 31
1839
Loc

Carcharhinus

Blainville 1816
1816
Loc

Carcharhinus

Blainville 1816
1816