Common name of Carcharhinus galapagensis
Common name Manô
Language Hawaiian
Type Vernacular
Official trade name No
Rank 3 - (Other common name)
Country Hawaii (USA)
Ref. Randall, J.E., 1996
Life stage juveniles and adults
Sex females and males
1st modifier
2nd modifier
Remarks This common name is also presented in reference 39184. The name is additionally used for the species "C. amblyrhynchos" and "C. plumbeus". Manô is a general name for sharks in the Hawaiian language. It with a subsequent modifier denotes other species of sharks. A macron over the vowel (ô) indicates a longer sounding of the vowel than usual.
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