White-eyed shark (Rhizoprionodon acutus)

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White-eyed shark fact file

White-eyed shark description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassChondrichthyes
OrderCarcharhiniformes
FamilyCarcharhinidae
GenusRhizoprionodon (1)

Information on white-eyed shark (Rhizoprionodon acutus) is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

Also known as
Fish-shark, Longman's shark, milk shark.
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White-eyed shark status

The white-eyed shark (Rhizoprionodon acutus) is classified as Least Concern (LC) on the IUCN Red List (1)

IUCN Red List species status – Least Concern

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (July, 2012)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
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White-eyed shark  
White-eyed shark

© Karunakar Rayker

Karunakar Rayker
http://www.flickr.com/photos/21932201@N04/

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