You selected Alopias pelagicus (non Nakamura, 1935). This is a misapplied name for:

Accepted scientific name:
Alopias superciliosus Lowe, 1841 (accepted name) 1 literature reference for Alopias superciliosus Lowe, 1841
Synonyms:
Alopecias superciliosus Lowe, 1841 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Alopecias superciliosus Lowe, 1841
Alopias pelagicus (non Nakamura, 1935) (misapplied name) 1 literature reference for Alopias pelagicus (non Nakamura, 1935)
Alopias profundus Nakamura, 1935 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Alopias profundus Nakamura, 1935
Alopias superciliousus Lowe, 1841 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Alopias superciliousus Lowe, 1841
Alopias vulpinus (non Bonnaterre, 1788) (misapplied name) 1 literature reference for Alopias vulpinus (non Bonnaterre, 1788)
Common names:
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Grootoog-sambokhaai Afrikaans South Africa Click here to show the literature
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Jarjur Arabic Oman Click here to show the literature
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Qatwa albahar Arabic Oman Click here to show the literature
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Paitan Bahasa Indonesia Indonesia Click here to show the literature
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Hiu lancur Bali Indonesia Click here to show the literature
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Hiu monyet Bali Indonesia Click here to show the literature
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Hiu tikus Bali Indonesia Click here to show the literature
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Guilla d'ulls grossos Catalan Spain Click here to show the literature
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Žralok mlatec velkooký Czech Czech Republic Click here to show the literature
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Storøjet rævehaj Danish Denmark Click here to show the literature
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Grootoogvoshaai Dutch Netherlands Click here to show the literature
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Big eye thresher shark English Malta Click here to show the literature
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Big-eye shark English United Kingdom Click here to show the literature
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Big-eyed thresher English United Kingdom Click here to show the literature
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Bigeye thresher English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Bigeye thresher English Azores Is Click here to show the literature
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Bigeye thresher English Cuba Click here to show the literature
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Bigeye thresher English Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Bigeye thresher English New Zealand Click here to show the literature
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Bigeye thresher English Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Bigeye thresher English South Africa Click here to show the literature
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Bigeye thresher English Spain Click here to show the literature
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Bigeye thresher English United Kingdom Click here to show the literature
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Bigeye thresher English USA Click here to show the literature
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Bigeye thresher shark English USA Click here to show the literature
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Bigeye tresher English Uruguay Click here to show the literature
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Long-tailed shark English United Kingdom Click here to show the literature
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Thresher shark English Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Thresher shark English United Kingdom Click here to show the literature
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Whiptail English St Helena Click here to show the literature
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Karibiankettuhai Finnish Finland Click here to show the literature
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Renard à gros yeux French France Click here to show the literature
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Requin-renard à gros yeux French France Click here to show the literature
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Großäugiger Drescherhai German Germany Click here to show the literature
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Großäugiger Fuchshai German - Click here to show the literature
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Großäugiger Fuchshai German Germany Click here to show the literature
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Mano hi'uka Hawaiian Hawaii Click here to show the literature
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Mano laukahi'u Hawaiian Hawaii Click here to show the literature
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Pesce volpe occhio grosso Italian Italy Click here to show the literature
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Squalo volpe occhione Italian - Click here to show the literature
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Hachiware Japanese Japan Click here to show the literature
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Tomanimanente Malagasy Madagascar Click here to show the literature
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Terng boi suar Malay (individual language) Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Yu ekor panjang Malay (individual language) Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Yu mata besar Malay (individual language) Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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三娘鯊 Mandarin Chinese Taiwan Click here to show the literature
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三娘鲨 Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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大眼長尾鯊 Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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大眼长尾鲨 Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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深海狐鮫 Mandarin Chinese Taiwan Click here to show the literature
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深海狐鲛 Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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深海長尾鯊 Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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深海长尾鲨 Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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長尾沙 Mandarin Chinese Taiwan Click here to show the literature
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长尾沙 Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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Pating Maranao/Samal/Tao Sug Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Alopias megalomatos Modern Greek (1453-) Greece Click here to show the literature
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Αλωπίας μεγαλόματος Modern Greek (1453-) Greece Click here to show the literature
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Cação-raposa-olho-grande Portuguese Brazil Click here to show the literature
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Peixe-raposo Portuguese Angola Click here to show the literature
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Peixe-rato Portuguese Angola Click here to show the literature
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Raposo olhudo Portuguese - Click here to show the literature
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Raposo-de-olhos-grandes Portuguese Portugal Click here to show the literature
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Tubarão raposo Portuguese Azores Is Click here to show the literature
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Tubarão-raposa de olho grande Portuguese Brazil Click here to show the literature
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Tubarão-raposo olhudo Portuguese - Click here to show the literature
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Tubarão-raposo-olhudo Portuguese Portugal Click here to show the literature
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Zorro de olhos grandes Portuguese - Click here to show the literature
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Zorro olho grande Portuguese Mozambique Click here to show the literature
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Zorro-de-olhos-grandes Portuguese Portugal Click here to show the literature
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Azotador Spanish Uruguay Click here to show the literature
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Coleto Spanish Canary Is Click here to show the literature
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Coludo cebucano Spanish Mexico Click here to show the literature
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Pejerrabo Spanish Canary Is Click here to show the literature
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Pez zorro Spanish Cuba Click here to show the literature
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Tiburon zorro Spanish Spain Click here to show the literature
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Tiburón zorro de ojo grande Spanish Peru Click here to show the literature
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Zorro Spanish Canary Is Click here to show the literature
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Zorro blanco Spanish Spain Click here to show the literature
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Zorro de mar Spanish Ecuador Click here to show the literature
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Zorro negro Spanish Spain Click here to show the literature
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Zorro ojón Spanish Cuba Click here to show the literature
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Zorro ojón Spanish Mexico Click here to show the literature
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Zorro ojón Spanish Nicaragua Click here to show the literature
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Zorro ojón Spanish Spain Click here to show the literature
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Storögd Rävhaj Swedish Sweden Click here to show the literature
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Cá Nhàm đuôi dài mắt to Vietnamese Viet Nam Click here to show the literature
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Classification:
Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Elasmobranchii
Order Lamniformes
Family Alopiidae
Genus Alopias
Distribution: Circumtropical. Western Atlantic: New York, USA southward to Bahamas and Cuba; Panama (Ref. 6871) to Uruguay (Ref. 58839). Eastern Atlantic: Portugal to Angola, including the Mediterranean. Indo-Pacific: Arabian Sea, Madagascar, South Africa, southern Japan, Taiwan, northern Viet Nam (Ref. 13570), New Caledonia, northwestern coast of Australia, New Zealand and north and south of the Hawaiian Islands Eastern Pacific: southern California (USA), Costa Rica and Panama (Ref. 9253), Galapagos Islands Highly migratory species, Annex I of the 1982 Convention on the Law of the Sea (Ref. 26139).
Additional data: Year from Eschmeyer (Ref. 33021).
Source database: FishBase, Jan 2011
Latest taxonomic scrutiny: Group expert : Compagno, L.J.V., Data last modified by FishBase 05-Jan-2011
Online resource: http://www.fishbase.org/Summary/SpeciesSummary.php?ID=2534
CoL taxon LSID: urn:lsid:catalogueoflife.org:taxon:d1366f38-2dc5-11e0-98c6-2ce70255a436:col20110201