Glyphis siamensis (Steindachner, 1896)
Irrawaddy river shark
Glyphis siamensis
photo by Krajangdara, T. & M. Sumontha

Family:  Carcharhinidae (Requiem sharks)
Max. size: 
Environment:  demersal; brackish; marine
Distribution:  Eastern Indian Ocean: Myanmar.
Biology:  Viviparous (Ref. 50449).
IUCN Red List Status: Critically Endangered (CR); Date assessed: 01 December 2008 (B1ab(iii,v)) Ref. (123251)
Threat to humans:  harmless
Country info:   

Entered by: Garilao, Cristina V. - 29.10.00
Modified by: Luna, Susan M. - 01.03.04

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