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Carcharodon capensis


Carcharodon capensis was originally described as Carcharodon capensis by Smith in 1839. It belongs to the family Lamnidae. It is found in Brackish and Salt water.
Species   capensis
AuthorWI   Smith [A.]
AuthorNI   Smith
Qualification   ---
Year   1839
Status   Synonym
Chondrichthyes Chondrichthyes
Lamniformes Lamniformes
Family   Lamnidae
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Genus   Carcharodon
Subgenus   ---

Class   Chondrichthyes
Order   Lamniformes
Family   Lamnidae
Genus   Carcharodon
Original Name   Carcharodon        
Taxon Name   capensis
Original Combination   Carcharodon capensis
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Carcharodon capensis
OriginalSubGenus   Carcharodon
Original Author   Smith
Original AuthorWI   Smith [A.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1839
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   ---
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Cape Seas, South Africa.
Primary Code   Holotype
Primary Type   BMNH 1850.9.5.3 (stuffed)
Journal   Illust. Zool. S. Africa
Citation   v. 4
Page   no pagination
Illustrations   Pl. 4

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Carcharodon carcharias
Current Species   carcharias
Current Genus Carcharodon
Current AuthorWI Linnaeus [C.]
Current AuthorNI   Linnaeus
Current Year   1758
Current Family Lamnidae
Current Subfamily
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Habitat brackish, marine.        
Water Brackish and Salt water

Current Summary   Synonym of Carcharodon carcharias  (Linnaeus 1758). Lamnidae.
Name History   •Synonym of Carcharodon carcharias (Linnaeus 1758) -- (Bass 1986:98 [ref. 5635], Compagno 2001:100 [ref. 26323], Dyldin 2015:45 [ref. 34524]).

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albimors Carcharodon albimors Whitley [G. P.] 1939Synonym
atwoodi Carcharodon atwoodi (Storer [D. H.] 1848)Synonym
carcharias Carcharodon carcharias (Linnaeus [C.] 1758)Valid
lamia Carcharodon lamia (Rafinesque [C. S.] 1810)Synonym
maso Carcharodon maso (Morris [E. F.] 1898)Synonym
rondeletii Carcharodon rondeletii Müller [J.] & Henle [F. G. J.] 1839Synonym
smithi Carcharodon smithi Bonaparte [C. L.] 1838Synonym
smithii Carcharodon smithii Agassiz [L.] (ex Müller & Henle) 1838Synonym
vorax Carcharodon vorax (Owen [R.] 1853)Synonym
vulgaris Carcharodon vulgaris (Richardson [J.] 1837)Synonym
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