Alopiidae


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Alopiidae

[‚al·ə′pī·ə‚dē]
(vertebrate zoology)
A family of pelagic isurid elasmobranchs commonly known as thresher sharks because of their long, whiplike tail.
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The families Odontaspididae, Scapanorhynchidae, Isuridae, Cetorhinidae, Alopiidae, Orectolobidae and Rhiniodontidae.
Reproductive biology of the bigeye thresher shark, Alopias superciliosus (Lowe, 1839) (Chondrichthyes: Alopiidae), in the northwestern Pacific.
Estudo Biologico-pesqueiro do tubarao-raposa, Alopias superciliosus (Lamniformes, Alopiidae) capturado no sudeste-sul do Brasil.
norrisi Florida smoothhound Lamniformes Alopiidae Alopias superciliosus Bigeye thresher A.
The bigeye thresher shark (Alopias superciliosus, Lowe 1841) is one of three sharks in the family Alopiidae, which occupy pelagic, neritic, and shallow coastal waters throughout the tropics and subtropics (Gruber and Compagno, 1981; Castro, 1983).
1997, Reproductive biology of the bigeye thresher shark, Alopias superciliosus (Lowe, 1839)(Chondrichthyes: Alopiidae), in the northwestern Pacific.