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Hemitriakis leucoperiptera


Hemitriakis leucoperiptera was originally described as Hemitriakis leucoperiptera by Herre in 1923. It belongs to the family Triakidae. It is commonly known as Whitefin topeshark and is known Requin-hâ aile blanche in France, Cazón de aleta blanca in Spain, Whitefin topeshark in United Kingdom. more common names It is found in Salt water and its distribution is Philippines.
Species   leucoperiptera
AuthorWI   Herre [A. W. C. T.]
AuthorNI   Herre
Qualification   ---
Year   1923
Status   Valid
Chondrichthyes Chondrichthyes
Carcharhiniformes Carcharhiniformes
Family   Triakidae
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Genus   Hemitriakis
Subgenus   ---

Class   Chondrichthyes
Order   Carcharhiniformes
Family   Triakidae
Genus   Hemitriakis
Original Name   Hemitriakis        
Taxon Name   leucoperiptera
Original Combination   Hemitriakis leucoperiptera
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Hemitriakis leucoperiptera
OriginalSubGenus   Hemitriakis
Original Author   Herre
Original AuthorWI   Herre [A. W. C. T.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1923
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   ---
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Dumaguete, Philippines.
Primary Code   Holotype (unique)
Primary Type   BSMP (presumed destroyed)
Journal   Philipp. J. Sci.
Citation   v. 23 (no. 1)
Page   71
Illustrations   Pl. 1

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Original QualificationSS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Hemitriakis leucoperiptera
Current Species   leucoperiptera
Current Genus Hemitriakis
Current AuthorWI Herre [A. W. C. T.]
Current AuthorNI   Herre
Current Year   1923
Current Family Triakidae
Current Subfamily
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Habitat demersal        
Water Salt water
Habitat Notes An inshore tropical shark. Live-bearing, with 12 young in a litter. However, it is not known if a yolk-placenta is formed. Size at birth at least 20 to 22 cm (term fetuses).
Depth Range From 0 to 48 meters.
Distribution Philippines.

Current Summary   Valid as Hemitriakis leucoperiptera  Herre 1923. Triakidae: Galeorhininae.
Name History   • Valid as Hemitriakis leucoperiptera  Herre 1923 -- (Compagno 1984:392 [ref. 6846], Compagno & Stevens 1993:197 [ref. 20845], Compagno & Niem 1998:1302 [ref. 23787], Compagno 1999:481 [ref. 25589], Compagno in Randall & Lim 2000:579 [ref. 25122], Takahashi & Nakaya 2004:254 [ref. 28004], Compagno et al. 2005:30 [ref. 29145], White et al. 2009:56 [ref. 30195]).

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abdita Hemitriakis abdita Compagno [L. J. V.] & Stevens [J. D.] 1993Valid
complicofasciata Hemitriakis complicofasciata Takahashi [M.] & Nakaya [K.] 2004Valid
falcata Hemitriakis falcata Compagno [L. J. V.] & Stevens [J. D.] 1993Valid
indroyonoi Hemitriakis indroyonoi White [W. T.], Compagno [L. J. V.] & Dharmadi [no initials] 2009Valid
japanica Hemitriakis japanica (Müller [J.] & Henle [F. G. J.] 1839)Valid
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