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Pseudoginglymostoma brevicaudatum  (GŁnther in Playfair and GŁnther, 1867)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 621079

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Ginglymostoma brevicaudatum GŁnther in Playfair and GŁnther, 1867
  Common Name(s): gata nodriza rabicorta [Spanish]
    requin-nourrice ŗ queue courte [French]
    short-tail nurse shark [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordťs, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertťbrťs, vertebrates  
                      ClassChondrichthyes  – cartilaginous fishes, rays, sharks, condrictes, peixe cartilaginoso, tubar„o, poissons cartilagineux, raies, requins  
                         SubclassElasmobranchii  – cartilaginous fishes, rays, sharks, skates, torpedoes  
                               OrderOrectolobiformes  – gatas nodrizas, requins-tapis, tiburones tapiceros, carpet sharks  
                                  FamilyGinglymostomatidae Gill, 1862 – gatas, requins-nourrices, nurse sharks  
                                     GenusPseudoginglymostoma Dingerkus, 1986  
                                        SpeciesPseudoginglymostoma brevicaudatum (GŁnther in Playfair and GŁnther, 1867) – gata nodriza rabicorta, requin-nourrice ŗ queue courte, short-tail nurse shark  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 17-Mar-2003, website (version 13-Mar-03)  
  Acquired: 2003   
  Reference for: Pseudoginglymostoma brevicaudatum   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Compagno, Leonard J. V.   
  Publication Date: 2001   
  Article/Chapter Title: Sharks of the World: An annotated and illustrated catalogue of shark species known to date, vol. 2: Bullhead, mackerel and carpet sharks (Heterodontiformes, Lamniformes and Orectolobiformes)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: FAO Species Catalogue for Fishery Purposes, no. 1, vol. 2   
  Page(s): viii + 269   
  Publisher: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations   
  Publication Place: Rome, Italy   
  ISBN/ISSN: 92-5-104543-7   
  Reference for: Pseudoginglymostoma brevicaudatum   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Indo-West Pacific  






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