Rhizoprionodon acutus (Rüppell, 1837),

Carneiro, Miguel, Martins, Rogélia, Landi, Monica & Costa, Filipe O., 2014, Updated checklist of marine fishes (Chordata: Craniata) from Portugal and the proposed extension of the Portuguese continental shelf, European Journal of Taxonomy 73, pp. 1-73: 12

publication ID

http://dx.doi.org/10.5852/ejt.2014.73

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:9A5F217D-8E7B-448A-9CAB-2CCC9CC6F857

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.3868211

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/F442953B-2E76-EF69-FF54-FC18FB277A60

treatment provided by

Tatiana

scientific name

Rhizoprionodon acutus (Rüppell, 1837)
status

 

Rhizoprionodon acutus (Rüppell, 1837) 

– Milk shark; Tubarão-bicudo ③

The species R. acutus  is indicated as native to Madeira ( Compagno 1984b), but its presence was not confirmed by any geographic records. Wirtz et al. (2008) considered it very doubtful for Madeira.