Species Details : Carcharhinus brachyurus (Günther, 1870)

Accepted scientific name:
Carcharhinus brachyurus (Günther, 1870) (accepted name) 1 literature reference for Carcharhinus brachyurus  (Günther, 1870)
Synonyms:
Carcharhinus acarenatus Moreno & Hoyos, 1983 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Carcharhinus acarenatus Moreno & Hoyos, 1983
Carcharhinus ahenea (Stead, 1938) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Carcharhinus ahenea (Stead, 1938)
Carcharhinus improvisus Smith, 1952 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Carcharhinus improvisus Smith, 1952
Carcharhinus remotoides Deng, Xiong & Zhan, 1981 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Carcharhinus remotoides Deng, Xiong & Zhan, 1981
Carcharhinus remotus (Duméril, 1865) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Carcharhinus remotus (Duméril, 1865)
Carcharhinus rochensis Abella, 1972 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Carcharhinus rochensis Abella, 1972
Carcharias brachyurus Günther, 1870 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Carcharias brachyurus Günther, 1870
Carcharias lamiella Jordan & Gilbert, 1882 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Carcharias lamiella Jordan & Gilbert, 1882
Carcharias remotus Duméril, 1865 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Carcharias remotus Duméril, 1865
Carcharinus improvisus Smith, 1952 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Carcharinus improvisus Smith, 1952
Eulamia ahenea Stead, 1938 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Eulamia ahenea Stead, 1938
Galeolamna ahenea (Stead, 1938) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Galeolamna ahenea (Stead, 1938)
Galeolamna eblis () (misapplied name) 1 literature reference for Galeolamna eblis ()
Galeolamna greyi Owen, 1853 (ambiguous synonym) 1 literature reference for Galeolamna greyi Owen, 1853
Common names:
Common name Transliteration Language Country
Bronzie Bronzie Afrikaans Namibia Click here to show the literature
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Koperhaai Koperhaai Afrikaans Namibia Click here to show the literature
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Koperhaai Koperhaai Afrikaans South Africa Click here to show the literature
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Kobberhaj Kobberhaj Danish Denmark Click here to show the literature
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Koperhaai Koperhaai Dutch Netherlands Click here to show the literature
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Black-tipped whaler Black-tipped whaler English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Bronze Bronze English USA Click here to show the literature
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Bronze shark whaler Bronze shark whaler English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Bronze whaler Bronze whaler English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Bronze whaler Bronze whaler English Namibia Click here to show the literature
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Bronze whaler Bronze whaler English New Zealand Click here to show the literature
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Bronze whaler Bronze whaler English United Kingdom Click here to show the literature
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Bronze whaler shark Bronze whaler shark English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Bronze whaler shark Bronze whaler shark English New Zealand Click here to show the literature
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Bronzie Bronzie English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Bronzie Bronzie English Namibia Click here to show the literature
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Cocktail Cocktail English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Cocktail shark Cocktail shark English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Cocktail whaler Cocktail whaler English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Copper shark Copper shark English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Copper shark Copper shark English South Africa Click here to show the literature
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Copper shark Copper shark English United Kingdom Click here to show the literature
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Copper shark Copper shark English Uruguay Click here to show the literature
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Narrow-tooth shark Narrow-tooth shark English United Kingdom Click here to show the literature
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Narrowtooth shark Narrowtooth shark English USA Click here to show the literature
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Shark Shark English USA Click here to show the literature
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Pronksjas hallhai Pronksjas hallhai Estonian Estonia Click here to show the literature
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Requin Requin French Seychelles Click here to show the literature
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Requin cuivre Requin cuivre French France Click here to show the literature
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Bronzehai Bronzehai German Germany Click here to show the literature
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Kupferhai Kupferhai German Germany Click here to show the literature
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Squalo ramato Squalo ramato Italian Italy Click here to show the literature
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Kuroherimejiro Kuroherimejiro Japanese Japan Click here to show the literature
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무태상어 Mutaesangeo Korean Korea, South Click here to show the literature
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Mbato Mbato Malagasy Madagascar Click here to show the literature
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大沙 Da sha Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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大沙 Da sha Mandarin Chinese Taiwan Click here to show the literature
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短尾白眼鮫 Duan wei bai yan jiao Mandarin Chinese Taiwan Click here to show the literature
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短尾白眼鲛 Duan wei bai yan jiao Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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短尾真鯊 Duan wei jhen sha Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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短尾真鲨 Duan wei zhen sha Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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窄齒真鯊 Jhai chih jhen sha Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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窄齿真鲨 Zhai chi zhen sha Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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远鳍真鲨 Yuan qi zhen sha Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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遠鰭真鯊 Yuan ci jhen sha Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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Horopekapeka Horopekapeka Maori New Zealand Click here to show the literature
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Matawhaa Matawhaa Maori New Zealand Click here to show the literature
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Mau ngengero Mau ngengero Maori New Zealand Click here to show the literature
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Ngerungeru Ngerungeru Maori New Zealand Click here to show the literature
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Toiki Toiki Maori New Zealand Click here to show the literature
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Tuatini Tuatini Maori New Zealand Click here to show the literature
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Karcharinos vrachyouros Karcharinos vrachyouros Modern Greek (1453-) Greece Click here to show the literature
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Καρχαρίνος βραχύουρος Karcharinos vrachyouros Modern Greek (1453-) Greece Click here to show the literature
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Żarłacz miedziany Zarlacz miedziany Polish Poland Click here to show the literature
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Cação Cacao Portuguese Brazil Click here to show the literature
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Tubarão-cobre Tubarao-cobre Portuguese Portugal Click here to show the literature
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Bacota Bacota Spanish Uruguay Click here to show the literature
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Cazón Cazon Spanish Ecuador Click here to show the literature
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Cazón Cazon Spanish Peru Click here to show the literature
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Cazón Cazon Spanish Spain Click here to show the literature
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Jaqueta Jaqueta Spanish - Click here to show the literature
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Jaquetón Jaqueton Spanish - Click here to show the literature
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Tiburón cobrizo Tiburon cobrizo Spanish Mexico Click here to show the literature
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Tiburón cobrizo Tiburon cobrizo Spanish Spain Click here to show the literature
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Tiburón cobrizo Tiburon cobrizo Spanish Uruguay Click here to show the literature
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Tollo mantequero Tollo mantequero Spanish Peru Click here to show the literature
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Tollo mantequero Tollo mantequero Spanish Spain Click here to show the literature
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Kopparhaj Kopparhaj Swedish Sweden Click here to show the literature
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Cá Mập đuôi ngắn Ca Map duoi ngan Vietnamese Viet Nam Click here to show the literature
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Classification:
Kingdom Animalia CoL
Phylum Chordata CoL
Class Elasmobranchii FishBase
Order Carcharhiniformes FishBase
Family Carcharhinidae FishBase
Genus Carcharhinus FishBase
Distribution: Western Atlantic: Mexico, Gulf of Mexico, Brazil to Argentina. Eastern Atlantic: off France southward and around the coast of southern Africa to central Natal, South Africa (Ref. 5578), including the Mediterranean. Possibly two separate populations in southern Africa (Ref. 3209). Western Pacific: Japan to New Zealand. Eastern Pacific: southern California, USA to the Gulf of California in Mexico and Peru.
Environment: Brackish,marine
Additional data: -
Latest taxonomic scrutiny: Group expert: Compagno, L., 2014-05-19
Source database: FishBase, Feb 2018   99%
Bibliographic citation: Froese R. & Pauly D. (eds). (2020). FishBase (version Feb 2018). In: Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life, 2020-09-01 Beta (Roskov Y.; Ower G.; Orrell T.; Nicolson D.; Bailly N.; Kirk P.M.; Bourgoin T.; DeWalt R.E.; Decock W.; Nieukerken E. van; Penev L.; eds.). Digital resource at www.catalogueoflife.org/col. Species 2000: Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands. ISSN 2405-8858.
Online resource: http://www.fishbase.org/Summary/SpeciesSummary.php?ID=864
Conversion date: 2020-09-02 08:37:54