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Scientific Names

Preferred Names

Sphyrnidae
Reference taxon from Catalogue of Life in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Sphyrnidae
Recognized by iNaturalist, Timor Sea Species List, NMNH Fishes, AnAge, Harvard Museum of Comparative Zoology DwCA, literature body sizes metazoa, Egypt Species List, AnAge articles, Animal Diversity Web, EOL authors, IABIN, Kāneʻohe Bay Bioblitz, IUCN, Angola Species List, Bangladesh Species List, Australia Species List, Benin Species List, Brazil Species List, Cambodia Species List, Canada Species List, China Species List, Colombia Species List, Democratic Republic of the Congo Species List, Denmark Species List, Ecuador Species List, Equatorial Guinea Species List, Eritrea Species List, France Species List, French Polynesia Species List, Gabon Species List, Ghana Species List, India Species List, Ivory Coast Species List, Jamaica Species List, Kuwait Species List, Madagascar Species List, Maldives Species List, Mozambique Species List, Myanmar Species List, New Zealand Species List, Niger Species List, Nigeria Species List, Pakistan Species List, Panama Species List, Papua New Guinea Species List, Philippines Species List, Portugal Species List, Senegal Species List, Seychelles Species List, Singapore Species List, Somalia Species List, South Africa Species List, Spain Species List, Sudan Species List, Taiwan Species List, Thailand Species List, The Bahamas Species List, The Netherlands Species List, United Arab Emirates Species List, Venezuela Species List, Vietnam Species List, Japan Species List, English Vernaculars for Landmark Taxa, Environments EOL, Indonesia Species List, Mexico Species List, United States Species List, Andaman Sea Species List, Arabian Sea Species List, Arafura Sea Species List, Bali Sea Species List, Banda Sea Species List, Bay of Bengal Species List, Bass Strait Species List, Bismarck Sea Species List, Caribbean Sea Species List, Celebes Sea Species List, Coral Sea Species List, Eastern China Sea Species List, Great Australian Bight Species List, Gulf of Aden Species List, Gulf of Aqaba Species List, Gulf of California Species List, Gulf of Guinea Species List, Gulf of Mexico Species List, Gulf of Thailand Species List, Indian Ocean Species List, Java Sea Species List, Laccadive Sea Species List, Kattegat Species List, Makassar Strait Species List, Malacca Strait Species List, Mozambique Channel Species List, Halmahera Sea Species List, North Atlantic Species List, North Pacific Species List, North Sea Species List, Persian Gulf Species List, Red Sea Species List, Rio de la Plata Species List, Sea of Japan Species List, Philippine Sea Species List, Seto Inland Sea Species List, Singapore Strait Species List, South China Sea Species List, Yellow Sea Species List, Tyrrhenian Sea Species List, Sulu Sea Species List, Timor Sea Species List, Tasman Sea Species List, South Atlantic Species List, and South Pacific Species List
Sphyrnidae Bonaparte 1840
Family recognized by World Register of Marine Species
Sphyrnidae Gill 1872
Sphyrnidae Gill 1872

Alternative Names

? elongata Leriche, 1910
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? laevissimus Cope, 1867
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? magna Cope, 1868
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Sphyrninae
Obsolete variant according to Paleobiology Database
Zygaenidae Owen 1846
Synonym according to {resource_name} (junior synonym)

Common Names

English

Hammerhead sharks
Recognized by CITES
hammerhead shark
Recognized by Paleobiology Database
bonnethead
hammerhead
scoophead shark

Arabic

القرش المطرقة preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Belarusian

Молатагаловыя акулы preferred
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Bulgarian

Акули чук preferred
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Catalan; Valencian

Tauró martell preferred
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Czech

kladivounovití preferred
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Danish

Hammerhaj preferred
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Dutch; Flemish

hamerhaaien preferred
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Esperanto

Martelŝarko preferred
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Estonian

Vasarhailased preferred
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Finnish

Vasarahait preferred
Recognized by Wikidata, christinaflann, and admin

French

Galician

Esfírnidos preferred
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German

Hammerhaie preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Greek, Modern (1453-)

Σφυροκέφαλος preferred
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Hebrew

פטישניים preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hungarian

Pörölycápafélék preferred
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Icelandic

Hamarhákarlar preferred
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Indonesian

Hiu martil preferred
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Irish

Siorc ceann casúir preferred
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Japanese

シュモクザメ preferred
シュモクザメ科 preferred
Recognized by piaf and admin

Kazakh

Балға акуласы preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Lithuanian

Kūjarykliai preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Navajo; Navaho

Łóóʼ hashkéhé bitsiiʼ dikʼání preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Norwegian Nynorsk; Nynorsk, Norwegian

Hammarhai preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Persian

کوسه سرچکشی preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Polish

Młotowate preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Russian

Молотоголовые акулы preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Slovak

Sfyrnovité preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Spanish; Castilian

tiburones martillo preferred

Swahili

Papa Mbingusi preferred
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Swedish

Hammarhajar preferred
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Tamil

கொம்பன் சுறா preferred
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Tatar

Чүкечбаш акулалар preferred
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Telugu

సుత్తి తల సొరచేప preferred
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Thai

ปลาฉลามหัวค้อน preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Tibetan

ཉ་རྡོ་གཟན་ཐོད་ཞེང་ཅན། preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Ukrainian

Акули-молоти preferred
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Urdu

ہیمرہیڈ شارک preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Vietnamese

Họ Cá nhám búa preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Welsh

Morgi pen morthwyl preferred
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i18n: Pnb

تھؤڑاسر شارک preferred
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Curated hierarchies for Sphyrnidae