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Synonyms for Cetorhinus

comprising only the basking sharks

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The Family Cetorhinidae Gill, 1862, includes one extant genus, Cetorhinus Blainville, 1816, and a single living species, the basking shark, C.
In the northeastern Pacific, Cetorhinus maximus ranges from the Gulf of California, northern Mexico to the Gulf of Alaska and perhaps the Aleutian Island chain (Mecklenburg et al.
Conventionally, almost all late Miocene and younger cetorhinids are referred to Cetorhinus maximus, and early Miocene and Oligocene basking sharks are assigned to Keasius parvus.
Unidentified Oligocene species of Cetorhinus are reported from Romania (Jonet, 1947), Poland (Van Den Bosch, 1981; Bienkowska-Wasiluk and Radwanski, 2009), and Japan (Kikuchi and Takaoka, 1979; Tomita and Oji, 2010).
This paper describes the Empire Formation Cetorhinus fossils and compares them with vertebrae and gill rakers of the recent basking shark C.
The Cetorhinus skeletal elements are contained in a fine to medium grained, gray, calcareous sandstone nodule, surrounded by a matrix of basalt and quartzite pebbles up to 5.
Growth and mortality of the basking shark Cetorhinus maximus and their implications for management of whale sharks Rhincodon typus.
A critique of some literature data on the growth, reproduction and mortality of the lamnid shark, Cetorhinus maximus (Gunnerus).
Alopias superciliosus * Alopias vulpinus Carcharodon carcharias * Cetorhinus maximus * Isurus oxyrinchus * Lamna nasus ?
No returns to date have been reported for the basking shark, Cetorhinus maximus; finetooth shark, Carcharhinus isodon; smalltail shark, C.
vulpinus X X Cetorhinus maximus X Carcharodon carcharias X X Isurus oxyrinchus X X X I.
Atlantic distribution of tag and recaptured locations for the basking shark, Cetorhinus maximus, from the NMFS Cooperative Shark Tagging Program during 1962-93.
Total tagging distribution for the basking shark, Cetorhinus maximus, from the NMFS Cooperative Shark Tagging Program during 1962-93.
Total number of basking shark, Cetorhinus maximus, tagged by year in the NMFS Cooperative Shark Tagging Program, from 1962 to 1993.
Reproduction of the basking shark, Cetorhinus maxitaus (Gunnerus).