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Shortfin mako

LC control 95001498
LC classificationQL638.95.L3 Zoology
Topical headingShortfin mako
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Variant(s)Blue pointer
Isurus glaucus
Isurus mako
Isurus oxyrhinchus
Isurus oxyrinchus
Sharp-nosed mackerel shark
See alsoMako sharks
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Found inWork cat.: 95-7351: Welsbacher, A. Mako sharks, 1996: CIP galley (scientific name: Isurus oxyrinchus; common names: mako, shortfin mako, sharp-nose mackerel shark, blue pointer)
Compagno, L.J.V. Sharks of the world, 1984: v. 1, p. 242 (Isurus oxyrinchus Rafinesque 1809; synonyms: Isurus spallanzanii; Squalus (Lamna) cepedii; Lamna oxyrhina; Oxyrhina gomphodon; Oxyrhina glauca; Lamna punctata; Lamna latro; Isuropsis dekayi; Carcharias tigris; Lamna guentheri; Lamna huidobrii; Isurus mako; Isurus bideni; Isurus tigris africanus; other sci. name recently in use: Isurus glaucus; FAO name: Shortfin mako)
Wheeler world ency. fishes: p. 221 (Isurus oxyrinchus; mako, shortfin mako, sharp-nosed mackerel shark, blue pointer)
Fishes north-eastern Atlantic and the Med., c1984: v. 1, p. 85 (Isurus oxyrinchus Rafinesque; common synomyn: Isurus oxyrhinchus; common name: shortfin mako)
Common and sci. names of fishes US and Canada: p. 12 (Isurus oxyrinchus Rafinesque shortfin mako)
Web. 3 (mako or mako shark: several sharks of genus Isurus as: a. bonito shark ... (Isurus oxyrhynchus))