Sphyrna tiburo

Sphyrna tiburo (Linnaeus, 1758)

Common Names

Bonnet hammerhead (English), Bonnet shark (English), Bonnethead (English), Bonnethead shark (English), Bonnetnose shark (English), Cabeza de pala (Castilian), Cachona (Castilian), Cachuda (Castilian), Cambeva-pata (Portuguese), Cazón cabeza de pala (Castilian), Cação (Portuguese), Cação-chapéu (Portuguese), Cação-martelo (Portuguese), Cação-panã (Portuguese), Cação-pata (Portuguese), Cação-rodela (Portuguese), Cação-rudela (Portuguese), Chapéu-armado (Portuguese), Cornuda cabeza de pala (Castilian), Cornuda de corona (Castilian), Cornuda tiburo (Castilian), Cornudo de corona, Cornúa (Castilian), Huehaj (Danish), Huehammerhaj (Danish), Kaphamerhaai (Dutch), Kleiner Hammerhai (Castilian), Lopatoglów (Polish), Martelo (Portuguese), Panapana, Pata (Portuguese), Peixe-martelo (Portuguese), Pez martillo, Pez martillo (Castilian), Requin marteau tiburo (French), Requin-marteau tiburo (French), Rodela (Portuguese), Rudela (Portuguese), Sarda cachona (Castilian), Shovelhead (English), Tiburón bonete del Pacífico (Castilian), Tubarão panã (Portuguese), Uchiwa-shumokuzame (Japanese), 窄头双髻鲨, 窄頭雙髻鯊

Taxonomy

  • Sphyrna tiburo tiburo (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
  • Sphyrna vespertina Springer, 1940 (synonym)
  • Squalus tiburo Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym)

References

Ward-Paige, C. A., Mora C., Lotze H. K., Pattengill-Semmens C., McClenachan L., Arias-Castro E., et al. (2010).  Large-Scale Absence of Sharks on Reefs in the Greater-Caribbean: A Footprint of Human Pressures. PLoS ONE. 5(8), e11968.
Ward-Paige, C., Mills Flemming J., & Lotze H. K. (2010).  Overestimating Fish Counts by Non-Instantaneous Visual Censuses: Consequences for Population and Community Descriptions. (Somers M., Ed.).PLoS ONE. 5(7), e11722.