Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Chordata > Class: Elasmobranchii > Order: Orectolobiformes > Family: Rhincodontidae > Genus: Rhincodon > Species: Rhincodon typus

Rhincodon typus Smith, 1828

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Not evaluated (IUCN)
Protected by 2 international agreements

Distribution

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Threat and conservation status

IUCN Red List status of threatened species

The IUCN Red List threat status assesses the risk of extinction.

World

Vulnerable

Europe

Not evaluated

EU

Not evaluated

IUCN Red List Category
Not Evaluated
Near Threatened
Regionally Extinct
Not Applicable
Vulnerable
Extinct in the Wild
Data Deficient
Endangered
Extinct
Least Concern
Critically Endangered

EU conservation status

The EU conservation status is assessed for species mentioned in the EU Habitats Directive annexes. The EU Habitats Directive does not cover this species.

Natura 2000 sites

Not available

Common names and synonyms

The species has no common names
No synonyms available.

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External data

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