WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterodontus francisci (Girard, 1855)

276694

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accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype  AMNH , locality Monterey  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype [from synonym] AMNH , locality Monterey [view taxon]
Bailly, N. (2008). Heterodontus francisci (Girard, 1855). In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2017). FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=276694 on 2017-11-18

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2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
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additional source Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

additional source Compagno, L.J.V. (2001). Sharks of the world. An annotated and illustrated catalogue of shark species known to date. Volume 2. Bullhead, mackerel and carpet sharks (Heterodontiformes, Lamniformes and Orectolobiformes). FAO Species Catalogue for Fishery Purposes. No. 1, Vol. 2. Rome, FAO. 269p. [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorCestracion francisci Girard, 1855) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterodontis francisi (Girard, 1855)) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterodontis francisci (Girard, 1855)) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype [from synonym] AMNH , locality Monterey [view taxon]
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat A common benthic and epibenthic shark, found on the eastern Pacific continental shelf most abundantly at depths from 2 to 11 m but ranging from the intertidal down to at least 150 m. Found on rocky bottoms including reefs, kelp beds, sandy draws between rocks, and on sand flats. On rocks it often occurs in deep crevices and small caves, and ventures far into large underwater caverns [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLength Maximum 122 cm but most adults are below 97 cm.  [details]
 

Feeding Type
adult: carnivore [details]
LanguageName 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhorned sharkUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhorn sharkUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCalifornia bull-head sharkUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbullhead shark  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrequin dormeur cornu  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortiburón puercoUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editordormilón cornudo  [details]