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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterodontus quoyi (Fréminville, 1840) 
AphiaID: 276700

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPisces (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorElasmobranchii (Class) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNeoselachii (Subclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSelachii (Infraclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGaleomorphi (Superorder) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHeterodontiformes (Order) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHeterodontidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterodontus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterodontus Blainville, 1816
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCestracion pantherinus Valenciennes, 1846
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCestracion quoyi Fréminville, 1840 (basionym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGyropleurodus peruanus Evermann & Radcliffe, 1917
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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPeruvian horn sharkUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGalapagos horn sharkUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGalapagos bullhead shark  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrequin dormeur bouledogue  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortiburónUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortamborínUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsuñoUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgatoUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editordormilón de Galápagos  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Galapagos [details]
From other sources
Peru
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPeru [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEast Pacific [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFAO fishing area 87 [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (7 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo FAO Species fact sheets 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo FishBase 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat A little-known but apparently common tropical and warm-temperate bullhead shark of inshore continental and insular waters, at moderate depths on the bottom. Lives on rocky and coral reefs, often seen resting on ledges of vertical rock surfaces at 16 to 30 m depth. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLength Maximum total length 61 cm [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:276700
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z  created  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Heterodontus quoyi. In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2014) FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=276700 on 2014-07-24
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