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Status in World Register of Marine Species

Accepted name: Hexanchus griseus (Bonnaterre, 1788)

Scientific synonyms and common names

Hexanchus griseus (Bonnaterre, 1788)

Synonyms:

Hexanchus griseus (Bonnaterre, 1788)
Squalus Griseus Bonnaterre, 1788, Tabl. encycl. méth.... Ichth.: 9 ('La Méditerranée'). Type: unknown.
Hexanchus Griseus: Rafinesque-Schmaltz, 1810, Caratt. Gen. Spec. Sicil.: 14 (Sicily) .
Monopterhinus Griseus: Blainville & Prevost, in Blainville, 1816, Bull. Soc. philomath. Paris, 8: 121 (no locality).
Notidanus griseus: Cuvier, 1817, Règne anim., 2: 128 ('de nos mers').
Notidanus vulgaris Perez Canto, 1886,
?Hexanchus corinus Jordan & Gilbert, 1880.
Hexanchus griseus: Bigelow & Schroeder, 1948b: 80, fig. 8-9 Dollfus, 1955: 16, 80 Tortonese, 1956: 94, fig. 48 Wheeler, 1969: 38, 3 fig. Springer & Waller, 1969: (159) 169, fig. 2, 5-7.

Common names:

seksgaellet haj [Da]
grauhai [De]
bluntnose six-gill shark [En]
six-gilled shark [En]
cañabota [Es]
requin griset [Fr]
carcharias [He]
pas glavonja [Hr]
squalo capopiatto [It]
sheshzim [Iw]
kamtannhai [No]
albafar [Pr]
sexbågig kamtandhaj [Sv]

Bluntnose six-gill shark (Hexanchus griseus)