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Carcharias dussumieri Müller & Henle, 1839
Synonym for Carcharhinus dussumieri Müller & Henle, 1839
Check Catalog of Fishes: Genus: Carcharias; Species: dussumieri; Original reference
  Current accepted name :   
No
  Status details:   
senior synonym, original combination
  Status ref. :   
  Comment :   
Subgenus: Prionodon; ex Valenciennes.
  Etymology of Generic name : 
 
Greek, karcharos = sharpen (Ref. 45335).
Etymology of specific name : 
 
Named for Jean-Jacques Dussumier (1792-1883), a French voyager who collected a large number of zoological specimens in the Indian Ocean between 1816 and 1840 and the collector of one of the syntypes (=a paralectotype).
  Status in Catalogue of Life:   
Synonym
 
 

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