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Names and sources

Accepted Name Source
Carcharhinus obscurus (Lesueur, 1818)
Published in:Garrick, J.A.F. 1982, "Sharks of the genus Carcharhinus", National Marine Fisheries Service (U.S.). Technical Report, vol. 445, pp. 1-194 figs 1-83
Synonym Source
Carcharias (Prionodon) obscurus (Lesueur, 1818) synonym
Published in:Müller, J. & Henle, F.G.J. 1841, pp. pp. 103-200 pls, Veit & Co., Berlin
Eulamia macrura (Ramsay & Ogilby, 1887) synonym
Published in:Stead, D.G. 1963, pp. 211 pp. 63 figs, Angus & Robertson, Sydney
Carcharhinus macrurus (Ramsay & Ogilby, 1887) synonym
Published in:McCulloch, A.R. 1929, "A check-list of the fishes recorded from Australia. Part I", Memoirs of the Australian Museum, vol. 5, pp. 1–144
Carcharinus obscurus (Lesueur, 1818) synonym
Published in:Garman, S. 1913, "The Plagiostomia (sharks, skates and rays)", Memoirs of the Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, vol. 36, pp. 1-528 pls 1-77
Galeolamna macrurus (Ramsay & Ogilby, 1887) synonym
Published in:Whitley, G.P. 1940, pp. 280 pp. 303 figs, Roy. Zool. Soc. N.S.W., Sydney
Galeolamna (Galeolamnoides) eblis Whitley, 1944 synonym
Published in:Whitley, G.P. 1944, "New sharks and fishes from Western Australia", The Australian Zoologist, vol. 10, no. 3, pp. 252-273 figs 1-6
Eulamia ebilis (Whitley, 1944) synonym
Published in:Stead, D.G. 1963, pp. 211 pp. 63 figs, Angus & Robertson, Sydney
Squalus obscurus Lesueur, 1818 synonym
Published in:Lesueur, C.A. 1818, "Descriptions of several new species of North American fishes", Journal of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, vol. 1, no. 2, pp. 222-235 fig. 9-10
Carcharias macrurus Ramsay & Ogilby, 1887 synonym
Published in:Ramsay, E.P. & Ogilby, J.D. 1887, "On an undescribed shark from Port Jackson", Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales, ser. 2, vol. 2, no. 1, pp. 163-164
Common Name Source
Dusky Whaler standard
Dusky Whaler preferred
Dusky Shark
Bronze Whaler Shark
Black Whaler
Dusky Shark
Black Whaler
River Whaler
Bronze Whaler
Dusky Shark
Published in:Compiled by Roberts, C.D.; Paulin, C.D.; Stewart, A.L.; McPhee, R.P.; McDowall, R.M., King, C.M.; Roberts, C.D.; Bell, B.D.; Fordyce, R.E.; Nicol, R.S.; Worthy, T.H.; Paulin, C.D.; Hitchmough, R.A.; Keyes, I.W.; Baker, A.N.; Stewart, A.L.; Hiller, N.; McDowall, R.M.; Holdaway, R.N.; McPhee, R.P.; Schwarzhans, W.W.; Tennyson, A.J.D.; Rust, R.; Macadie, I. 24: Phylum CHORDATA: lancelets, fishes, amphibians, reptiles, birds, mammals, Checklist of New Zealand Chordata. Living lancelets, jawless fishes, cartilaginous fishes, and bony fishes. In: New Zealand Inventory of Biodiversity Volume 1.
Name Source
Carcharhinus obscurus Lesueur, 1818 accepted
Carcharhinus obscurus inferred accepted
Carcharhinus obscurus synonym
Carcharhinus obscurus synonym
Carcharhinus obscurus (Lesueur, 1818) accepted
Carcharhinus obscurus (Lesueur, 1818) accepted
Identifier Source
37018003 Taxon current
urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:d53bf3fa-2b45-4344-80ba-e18360dc7c61 Previous AFD LSID lsid replaced
urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:e41ca8de-7a46-476b-8913-98bbd9526b6f Previous AFD LSID lsid replaced
urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:98c33d5e-a888-4e3d-99fe-31e0d8d9bae5 Taxon current
urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.name:392974 Scientific Name current
urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:98c33d5e-a888-4e3d-99fe-31e0d8d9bae5 Taxon Concept current
ALA_Carcharhinus_obscurus Taxon current
CAAB:1d3901fe:7be14a7d:cefaaaa3:d20aa8c5 Taxon current
CAAB:cc7ce7b1:83970183:5a471d65:4e9cdcaf Taxon current
NZOR-4-29288 Taxon current


Carcharhinus obscurus

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