Red fin shark (Epalzeorhynchos munense)

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Red fin shark fact file

Red fin shark description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderCypriniformes
FamilyCyprinidae
GenusEpalzeorhynchos (1)

Information on the red fin shark is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

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Red fin shark status

Classified as Vulnerable (VU) on the IUCN Red List (1).

IUCN Red List species status – Vulnerable

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This information is awaiting authentication by a species expert, and will be updated as soon as possible. If you are able to help please contact:
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References

  1. IUCN Red List (March, 2010)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
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Red fin shark  
Red fin shark

© Kjell Nilsson

Kjell Nilsson
Sweden
kjellgnilsson@telia.com

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