Pristis zijsron Bleeker, 1851,

White, William T. & Ko’Ou, Alfred, 2018, An annotated checklist of the chondrichthyans of Papua New Guinea, Zootaxa 4411 (1), pp. 1-82: 46

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

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persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/735C87F1-8A7B-FF83-9BF6-FA295B558EC8

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scientific name

Pristis zijsron Bleeker, 1851
status

 

Pristis zijsron Bleeker, 1851 

Green Sawfish

Pristis zijsron Bleeker, 1851: 442  . Holotype: RMNH 7418View Materials (rostrum only). Type locality: Bandjarmasin , Kalimantan, Indonesia. 

Local synonymy: Pristis  zijaron— Filewood, 1973: 10 (PNG). Pristis  zijsron— Kailola, 1987: 24 (Daru; Balimo; Gulf of Papua; Bootless Bay); White et al., 2017a: 277 (PNG); White et al., 2018: 198, figs (PNG).

PNG voucher material: (3 spec.) CAS SU 40592View Materials (rostrum), ~ 1515 mm TL, Sepik River, 1 May 1929  ; KFRS E.378 (dried rostrum), rostrum length 285 mm, Balimo area, May ̄ Jul. 1968  ; KFRS E.411 (dried rostrum), rostrum length ~ 880 mm, Bootless Bay , Port Moresby, 8 May 1970  .

Remarks: First recorded from PNG by Filewood (1973). Dried fins observed from coastal fisheries during recent surveys in the Gulf and Western Provinces. An additional specimen from the KFRS collection is considered lost or destroyed.

CAS

California Academy of Sciences

KFRS

Kanudi Fisheries Research Station

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Chordata

Class

Chondrichthyes

Order

Pristiformes

Family

Pristidae

Genus

Pristis

Loc

Pristis zijsron Bleeker, 1851

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

Pristis zijsron

Bleeker, 1851 : 442