Scientists aim to describe a single 'tree of life' that reflects the evolutionary relationships of living things. However, evolutionary relationships are a matter of ongoing discovery, and there are different opinions about how living things should be grouped and named. EOL reflects these differences by supporting several different scientific 'classifications'. Some species have been named more than once. Such duplicates are listed under synonyms. EOL also provides support for common names which may vary across regions as well as languages.

Preferred marks the preferred classification for this taxon.

Recognized By Rank Classification
Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life: April 2013
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Species
  • Rhincodon typus Smith, 1828
Inventaire National du Patrimoine Naturel Species
  • Rhincodon typus Smith, 1828
Anage Data
  • Rhincodon typus
Animal Diversity Web Descriptions
  • Rhincodon typus
AquaMaps Resource
BOLDS images II Species
BOLDS resource for species-level taxa
CalPhotos
  • Rhincodon typus
DiscoverLife ID keys resource
  • Rhincodon typus
DiscoverLife map resource
  • Rhincodon typus
EOL Group on Flickr
  • Rhincodon typus
EOL Group on Flickr
Environments
  • Rhincodon typus Smith, 1828
IRMNG
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Species
  • Rhincodon typus Smith, 1828
FishBase
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FishWisePro resource
  • Rhincodon typus
Fishes resource
Genome 10K Project Vertebrates
  • Rhincodon typus
Global Biotic Interactions Species
  • Rhincodon typus
IABIN resource
IUCN Red List
IUCN Red List
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BioLib.cz Import
Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS)
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Species
  • Rhincodon typus Smith, 1828
Inventaire National du Patrimoine Naturel Species
  • Rhiniodon typus (Smith, 1828)
Inventaire National du Patrimoine Naturel Species
  • Micristodus punctatus Gill, 1865
Inventaire National du Patrimoine Naturel Species
  • Rhinodon typicus Smith, 1845
AnAge database
Inventaire National du Patrimoine Naturel Species
  • Rhineodon typus Smith, 1828
Inventaire National du Patrimoine Naturel Species
  • Rhinodon pentalineatus Kishinouye, 1901
Inventaire National du Patrimoine Naturel Species
  • Rhicodon typus Smith, 1828
Inventaire National du Patrimoine Naturel Species
  • Rhinodon typicus Müller & Henle, 1839
Marine Life in Koh Phangan resource
  • Rhincodon typus
NCBI Taxonomy
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Species
  • Rhincodon typus
NatureServe resource Species
  • Rhincodon typus Smith, 1828
OBIS Environmental Information
  • Rhincodon typus Smith, 1828
OBIS depth range resource
Paleobiology Database
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Species
  • Rhincodon typus (Smith, 1828)
STRI Neotropical Fishes
  • Rhincodon typus
STRI Neotropical fish distribution maps
  • Rhincodon typus
STRI fish resource
  • Rhincodon typus
Sloan-CoML NameLink Project
  • Rhincodon typus
Monthly ARKive text import
IUCN Structured Data
  • Rhincodon typus Smith, 1828
TaxonConcept.org outlinks
  • Rhincodon typus
Taxonomic Hierarchy of COL-China 2012
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Species
The Fish Database of Taiwan
  • Rhincodon typus
Under Pressure World
  • Rhincodon typus
Undersea Production test 2
World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS)
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Species
  • Rhincodon typus Smith, 1828
Wikimedia Commons
Wikipedia
  • Rhincodon typus A. Smith, 1829
iNaturalist Images Species
  • Rhincodon typus
test
  • Rhincodon typus

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