Dutch Caribbean Species Register

Overview of the biodiversity of Aruba, Bonaire, Curaçao, Saba, Sint Eustatius and Sint Maarten

Ocean Whitetip Shark Carcharhinus longimanus

Classification

Carcharhinus [genus] (9)
longimanus [species]

Classification

Carcharhinus [genus] (9)
longimanus [species]

Presence

Recorded on
  • Aruba
  • Bonaire
  • Curaçao
  • Presence status
  • Indigenous (1) - Aruba
  • Indigenous (1) - Bonaire
  • Indigenous (1) - Curaçao
  • Notes on presence status Marine species are considered ubiquitous around the Dutch Caribbean islands by Macrae et al (2021), but this species has not been recorded yet on Sint Eustatius, Sint Maarten and Saba.

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