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Carcharias melanopterus

Quoy & Gaimard
  

Carcharias melanopterus was originally described as Carcharias melanopterus by Quoy & Gaimard in 1824. It belongs to the family Carchariidae. It is found in Fresh, Brackish and Salt water.
Species   melanopterus
AuthorWI   Quoy [J. R. C.] & Gaimard [J. P.]
AuthorNI   Quoy & Gaimard
Qualification   ---
Year   1824
Status   Synonym
Family   Carchariidae
Subfamily  
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Genus   Carcharias
Subgenus   ---

Family   Carchariidae
Genus   Carcharias
Original Name   Carcharias        
Taxon Name   melanopterus
Original Combination   Carcharias melanopterus
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Carcharias melanopterus
OriginalSubGenus   Carcharias
Original Author   Quoy & Gaimard
Original AuthorWI   Quoy [J. R. C.] & Gaimard [J. P.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1824
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   ---
Original Level   species
Type Locality   [Waigiou] Pulau Waigeo, Papua Barat, Indonesia, Western Pacific.
Type Catalogue   Type catalog: Bertin 1939:70 [ref. 20739] as holotype (MNHN 1129, figured) and paratypes; MNHN 1129 designated lectotype by Eschmeyer 1998:1055 [ref. 23416] to conform to ICZN Code.
Primary Code   Lectotype
Primary Type   MNHN 0000-1129
Journal   Voyage Uranie, Zool.
Page   194
Illustrations   Pl. 43 (figs. 1-2)

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---


Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---


Current Genus Species Carcharhinus melanopterus
Current Species   melanopterus
Current Genus Carcharhinus
Current AuthorWI Quoy [J. R. C.] & Gaimard [J. P.]
Current AuthorNI   Quoy & Gaimard
Current Year   1824
Current Family Carchariidae
Current Subfamily
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Habitat freshwater, brackish, marine.        
Water Fresh, Brackish and Salt water
   

Current Summary   Synonym of Carcharhinus melanopterus  (Quoy & Gaimard 1824). Carcharhinidae.
 
Name History   •Valid as Carcharhinus melanopterus (Quoy & Gaimard 1824) -- (Compagno 1973:23 [ref. 7163], Garrick 1982:96 [ref. 5454], Branstetter in Whitehead et al. 1984:108 [ref. 13675], Dor 1984:6 [ref. 29757], Compagno 1984:487 [ref. 6846], Nakaya in Masuda et al. 1984:6 [ref. 6441], Bass et al. 1986:75 [ref. 5638], Allen & Swainston 1988:22 [ref. 25477], Gubanov & Timoxin 1989:224 [ref. 36138], Paxton et al. 1989:78 [ref. 12442], Winterbottom et al. 1989:4 [ref. 13251], Randall et al. 1990:20 [ref. 15987], Talwar & Jhingran 1991:18 [ref. 20764], Last & Stevens 1994:250 [ref. 23873], Goren & Dor 1994:2 [ref. 25356], Randall 1995:33 [ref. 22896], Mohsin & Ambak 1996:63 [ref. 27969], Allen 1997:42 [ref. 23977], Larson & Williams 1997:343 [ref. 23967], Kuiter 1997:14 [ref. 25488], Randall et al. 1997:20 [ref. 25919], Compagno & Niem 1998:1343 [ref. 23787], Yano & Morrissey 1999:193 [ref. 23887], Myers 1999:34 [ref. 23965], Fricke 1999:20 [ref. 24106], Morón et al. 1999:147 [ref. 24253], Mishra et al. 1999:82 [ref. 25315], Johnson 1999:719 [ref. 25471], Compagno 1999:483 [ref. 25589], Randall 1999:5 [ref. 25829], Nakabo 2000:138 [ref. 25086], Compagno in Randall & Lim 2000:580 [ref. 25122], Laboute & Grandperrin 2000:92 [ref. 25191], Randall & Earle 2000:5 [ref. 25806], Hutchins 2001:14 [ref. 25847], Bilecenoğlu et al. 2002:14 [ref. 26753], Nakabo 2002:138 [ref. 26001], Allen & Adrim 2003:21 [ref. 26830], Manilo & Bogorodsky 2003:S92 [ref. 27377], Myers & Donaldson 2003:609 [ref. 27495], Lobel & Lobel 2004:67 [ref. 27576], Randall et al. 2004:5 [ref. 27624], Bonfil & Abdallah 2004:30 [ref. 27735], Heemstra 2004:3337 [ref. 27945], Golani 2005:10 [ref. 37112], Compagno et al. 2005:39 [ref. 29145], Mundy 2005:91 [ref. 28379], Randall 2005:13 [ref. 28239], Hoese et al. 2006:102 [ref. 29001], Fricke et al. 2007:14 [ref. 29533], Randall 2007:33 [ref. 30952], Fricke 2008:9 [ref. 30182], Fricke et al. 2009:9 [ref. 30213], Last el al. 2010:106 [ref. 32461], Fricke et al. 2011:345 [ref. 31242], Voigt & Weber 2011:82 [ref. 31424], Moore et al. 2012:9 [ref. 31771], Psomadakis et al. 2012:14 [ref. 33457], White 2012:3 [ref. 31843], Allen & Erdmann 2012:56 [ref. 31980], Yamashita et al. 2012:124 [ref. 32408], Naylor et al. 2012:24 [ref. 32267] see remarks, Fricke et al. 2013:250 [32706], Larson et al. 2013:10 [ref. 32988], Kottelat 2013:21 [ref. 32989], Ebert et al. 2013:333 [ref. 33045], Delrieu-Trottin et al. 2015:4 [ref. 33988], Psomadakis et al. 2015:83 [ref. 34104], Weigmann 2016:22 [ref. 34211], Motomura et al. 2017:21 [ref. 35490], White et al. 2017:154 [ref. 35860], Ali et al. 2018:301 [ref. 36183], Ehemann et al. 2018:21 [ref. 36194], Fricke et al. 2018:14 [ref. 35805], Golani & Fricke 2018:11 [ref. 36273], Kumar et al. 2018:296 [ref. 36178], White & Ko'ou 2018:36 [ref. 35922], Almeida & Biscoito 2019:84 [ref. 37302], Eagderi et al. 2019:5 [ref. 37020], Fricke et al. 2019:41 [ref. 36673], Zajonz et al. 2019:59 [ref. 36871], Psomadakis et al. 2020:177 [ref. 37272]).

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aaronis Carcharias aaronis Hemprich [F. W.] & Ehrenberg [C. G.] 1899Synonym
abbreviatus Carcharias abbreviatus Klunzinger [C. B.] (ex Ehrenberg) 1871Synonym
acutidens Carcharias acutidens Rüppell [W. P. E. S.] 1837Synonym
acutus Carcharias acutus Rüppell [W. P. E. S.] 1837Synonym
aethalorus Carcharias aethalorus Jordan [D. S.] & Gilbert [C. H.] 1882Synonym
aethiops Carcharias aethiops Philippi [R. A.] 1902Uncertain
aethlorus Carcharias aethlorus Jordan [D. S.] & Gilbert [C. H.] 1882Synonym
albimarginatus Carcharias albimarginatus Rüppell [W. P. E. S.] 1837Synonym
amblyrhynchos Carcharias (Prionodon) amblyrhynchos Bleeker [P.] 1856Synonym
amblyrhynchos Carcharias amblyrhynchos Bleeker [P.] 1856Synonym
amboinensis Carcharias (Prionodon) amboinensis Müller [J.] & Henle [F. G. J.] 1839Synonym
amboinensis Carcharias amboinensis Müller [J.] & Henle [F. G. J.] 1839Synonym
americanus Carcharias americanus (Mitchill [S. L.] 1815)Synonym
arenarius Carcharias arenarius Ogilby [J. D.] 1911Synonym
aronis Carcharias aronis Ehrenberg [C. G.] in Klunzinger 1871Synonym
atwoodi Carcharias atwoodi Storer [D. H.] 1848Synonym
azureus Carcharias azureus Gilbert [C. H.] & Starks [E. C.] 1904Synonym
bleekeri Carcharias (Prionodon) bleekeri Duméril [A. H. A.] 1865Synonym
bleekeri Carcharias bleekeri Duméril [A. H. A.] 1865Synonym
borneensis Carcharias (Prionodon) borneensis Bleeker [P.] 1858Synonym
borneensis Carcharias borneensis Bleeker [P.] 1858Synonym
borneensis Carcharias borneensis Seale [A.] 1910Synonym
brachyrhynchos Carcharias (Prionodon) brachyrhynchos Bleeker [P.] 1859Synonym
brachyrhynchos Carcharias brachyrhynchos Bleeker [P.] 1859Synonym
brachyrrhynchus Carcharias brachyrrhynchus Philippi [R. A.] 1887In family
brachyurus Carcharias brachyurus Günther [A.] 1870Synonym
brevipinna Carcharias (Aprion) brevipinna Valenciennes [A.] in Müller & Henle 1839Synonym
brevipinna Carcharias (Prionodon) brevipinna Bleeker [P.] 1853Synonym
brevipinna Carcharias brevipinna Bleeker [P.] 1853Synonym
brevipinna Carcharias brevipinna Valenciennes [A.] 1839Synonym
ceruleus Carcharias ceruleus DeKay [J. E.] 1842Synonym
cinerea Carcharias cinerea (Ramsay [E. P.] (ex Maclay) 1880)Synonym
crenidens Carcharias (Scoliodon) crenidens Klunzinger [C. B.] 1880Synonym
crenidens Carcharias crenidens Klunzinger [C. B.] 1880Synonym
dumerili Carcharias dumerili Bleeker [P.] 1856Synonym
dumerilii Carcharias (Scoliodon) dumerilii Bleeker [P.] 1856Synonym
dumerilii Carcharias dumerilii Bleeker [P.] 1856Synonym
dussumieri Carcharias (Prionodon) dussumieri Valenciennes [A.] in Müller & Henle 1839Synonym
dussumieri Carcharias dussumieri Valenciennes [A.] (ex Valenciennes) 1839Synonym
ecarinata Carcharias ecarinata (Hemprich [F. W.] & Ehrenberg [C. G.] 1899)Synonym
ehrenbergi Carcharias ehrenbergi Klunzinger [C. B.] 1871Synonym
elegans Carcharias elegans Ehrenberg [C. G.] in Klunzinger 1871Synonym
ellioti Carcharias ellioti Day [F.] 1878Synonym
eumeces Carcharias eumeces Pietschmann [V.] 1913Synonym
falciformis Carcharias (Prionodon) falciformis Müller [J.] & Henle [F. G. J.] in Müller & Henle 1839Synonym
falciformis Carcharias falciformis Müller [J.] & Henle [F. G. J.] (ex Bibron) 1839Synonym
falcipinnis Carcharias falcipinnis (Lowe [R. T.] 1839)Synonym
fasciatus Carcharias (Prionodon) fasciatus Bleeker [P.] 1852Synonym
fasciatus Carcharias fasciatus Bleeker [P.] 1852Synonym
ferox Carcharias ferox (Risso [A.] 1810)Synonym
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