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Squalus caninus Osbeck, 1765
Synonym for Carcharodon carcharias Osbeck, 1765
Check Catalog of Fishes: Genus: Squalus; Species: caninus; Original reference
  Current accepted name :   
No
  Status details:   
junior synonym, original combination
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  Etymology of Generic name : 
 
Genus name from Latin 'squalus' meaning shark (Ref. 6885, 27436). Latin, squalidus = pale, weak (Ref. 45335).
Etymology of specific name : 
 
  Status in Catalogue of Life:   
Synonym
 
 
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