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Names and sources

Accepted Name Source
Carcharhinus melanopterus (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824)
Published in:Yearsley, G.K., Last, P.R. & Morris, G.B. 1997, "Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB): an upgraded and expanded species coding system for Australian fisheries databases", 15 pp. + appendices
Synonym Source
Mapolamia spallanzani (Péron & Lesueur, 1822) miscellaneous literature
Published in:Whitley, G.P. 1964, "A survey of Australian Ichthyology", Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales, vol. 89, no. 1, 11-127 p33 (misidentification)
Eulamia menaloptera (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824) synonym
Published in:Stead, D.G. 1963, Sharks and Rays of Australian Seas, 211 pp. 63 figs, Angus & Robertson, Sydney p200
Mapolamia melanopterus (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824) synonym
Published in:Whitley, G.P. 1934, "Notes on some Australian sharks", Memoirs of the Queensland Museum, vol. 10, no. 4, 180-200 figs 1-4 pls 27-29 p188 (changed combination as type of genus <I>Mapolamia</I>)
Squalus melanopterus (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824) synonym
Published in:Gray, J.E. 1851, List of the Specimens of Fish in the Collection of the British Museum. Chondropterygii, 160 pp., 2 pls, British Museum, London p46
Carcharias melanopterus Quoy & Gaimard, 1824 synonym
Published in:Quoy, J.R.C. & Gaimard, J.P. 1824, "Chapter 8. Poissons", Ed. Freycinet, L.C.D. de (ed.), Voyage autour du Monde, entrepris par ordre du Roi, exécuté sur les corvettes de S.M. Uranie et la Physicienne, pendant les années 1817, 1818, 1819 et 1820, vol. 1, 183-328 pls 43-65, Pillet Aîné, Paris p194, pl. 43, figs 1-2
Prionodon melanopterus (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824) synonym
Published in:Day, F. 1865, The Fishes of Malabar, 293 pp., Bernard Quaritch, London p269
Eulamia melanopterus (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824) synonym
Published in:Fowler, H.W. 1941, "Contributions to the biology of the Philippine Archipelago and adjacent regions. The fishes of the groups Elasmobranchii, Holocephali, Isospondyli and Ostariophysi obtained by the United States Bureau of Fisheries Steamer Albatross in 1907 to 1910, chiefly in the Philippine Islands and adjacent seas", Bulletin of the United States National Museum, vol. 100, no. 13, 1-879 figs 1-30 p158
Carcharinus melanopterus Quoy & Gaimard, 1824 miscellaneous literature
Published in:Garman, S. 1913, "The Plagiostomia (sharks, skates and rays)", Memoirs of the Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, vol. 36, 1-528 pls 1-77 p134 (unjustified emendation of generic name)
Common Name Source
Blacktip Reef Shark standard Australia
Blacktip Reef Shark preferred Australia
Black Tip Shark Australia
Black-Tip Reef Shark Australia
Black-Tip Shark Australia
Blacktip Shark Australia
Guliman Australia
Name Source
Carcharhinus melanopterus (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824) accepted
Carcharhinus melanopterus (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824) accepted

Bare scientific name reallocated to Carcharhinus melanopterus (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824) by taxonomy builder

Identifier Source
https://biodiversity.org.au/afd/taxa/d7850ed9-bf25-4a4e-98a2-5903684b71e1 Taxon current
http://biodiversity.org.au/afd/taxa/d7850ed9-bf25-4a4e-98a2-5903684b71e1 Taxon unknown
https://biodiversity.org.au/afd/taxa/e9a45e60-1c59-4302-bef0-c135f78d1d2b Scientific Name current
37018036 Taxon current
37018036 Taxon Concept current
urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:d7850ed9-bf25-4a4e-98a2-5903684b71e1 Taxon LSID unknown
https://biodiversity.org.au/afd/taxa/d7850ed9-bf25-4a4e-98a2-5903684b71e1 Taxon Concept current


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