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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Chordata (phylum)  »  Elasmobranchii (class)  »  Carcharhiniformes (order)  »  Carcharhinidae (family)

CAAB Code: 37 018039 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
:

Carcharhinus limbatus   (Müller & Henle, 1839)

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes

Australian National Fish Collection (ANFC) Fishmap images

Image by: Australian National Fish Collection, CSIRO
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Rights: Australian National Fish Collection, CSIRO
Family: 37 18 Carcharhinidae (Whaler Sharks) - show full list
Standard Name: Common Blacktip Shark
Common Names List: common blacktip shark
Standard (Commercial) Name(s): Blacktip Shark
Organism Type: a whaler shark
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Coastal (0-40m)
Pelagic, Shelf (0-200m)
Parent Codes: 37 018904     Carcharhinus spp.
Previous Codes
(if any)
:
018039
Distribution map:
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Modelled distribution shown as blue polygon (source: Australian National Fish Expert Distributions) Updated on 2008-11-19.
Occurrence locations [37] shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records
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Expected species depth range is from 0 to 200 m.
Scientific Name Notes:According to Eschmeyer's Catalog of Fishes: "Evidently Müller & Henle alone were responsible for the description, so authorship is regarded as Müller & Henle (ex Valenciennes)".

Identifiers:
Australian Faunal Directory (AFD) urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:b348cafd-112c-4984-8066-b1612a394069
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
Fishes of Australia 1949
Checked on: 2020-10-20
View at Fishes of Australia
ITIS (USA) 160318

View at ITIS
World Register of Marine Species urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:105793
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2022-08-22
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
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